On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1932

Historical Events

  • 91st Grand National: Tim Hamey wins aboard 50/1 outsider Forbra

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestF. W. de Klerk

F. W. de Klerk, South African President (1989-94) and winner of the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize with Nelson Mandela, born in Johannesburg, Transvaal Province, South Africa

South African President F. W. de Klerk
South African President
F. W. de Klerk
  • John Updike, Shillington Pa, poet/novelist (Rabbit Run)
1932 Highlights

About March 18, 1932

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces