On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 1909

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Comte de Lambert of France sets airplane altitude record of 300 m

Famous Birthdays

  • Norberto Bobbio, Italian philosopher and legal theorist (d. 2004)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfredo Oriani, Italian writer (Political Struggle in Italy), dies at 57