On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1911

Day of the Week: Saturday

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