On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1911

Historical Events

  • The first official flight with air mail takes place in Allahabad, British India, when Henri Pequet, a 23-year-old pilot, delivers 6,500 letters to Naini, about 10 km away.

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Murdoch, cricketer, dies while watching Aust v South Africa Test
1911 Highlights

About February 18, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 109 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius