On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1934

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Aldo Ceccato, conductor (Detroit Symph Orch 1973-77), born in Milan, Italy
  • Audre Lorde, American writer, feminist and activist (Black Unicorn), born in NYC, New York (d. 1992)
  • Bobby Taylor, American singer and producer who discovered "The Jackson 5" (Motown Records), born in Washington, D.C. (birth year contested-1939) (d. 2017)
  • Paco Rabbane [Francisco Cuervo], Spanish fashion designer and perfumer, born in Pasajes, Spain
  • Skip Battin, singer-songwriter (The Byrds), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2003)