On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1909

Historical Events

  • US invades Nicaragua, later overthrows President Zelaya

Famous Birthdays

Johnny Mercer

Johnny Mercer, American lyricist ("Moon River"; "That Old Black Magic"; "Come Rain Or Come Shine"), born in Savannah, Georgia (d. 1976)

Famous Deaths

  • Renee Vivien, British-born poet, wrote in French, dies at 32
1909 Highlights

About November 18, 1909

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 112 years and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio