On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 1907

Historical Events

  • Augustus Thomas' "Witching Hour" premieres in NYC
  • Fairmont Hotel opens in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Miklós Rózsa, Hungarian-American classical and film music composer (Spellbound; A Double Life; Ben-Hur), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1995)
  • Stephen Longstreet, American writer (All or Nothing), born in New York (d. 2002)
1907 Highlights

About April 18, 1907

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries