On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boston Red Sox trade Cy Young, at 41, to Cleveland Naps

MLB Pitcher Cy Young
MLB Pitcher
Cy Young

Famous Birthdays

  • Matti Jarvinen, Finland, javelin thrower (Olympic gold 1932)
  • Wallace Stegner, novelist/critic (Pulitzer-1971-Angle of Repose)