On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1940

Historical Events

  • George Matesky, New York City's Mad Bomber places his first bomb at a Manhattan office building used by Consolidated Edison.

Famous Birthdays

  • Qaboos bin Said al Said, Omani politician and Sultan of Oman (1970-present), born in Salalah, Oman
1940 Highlights

About November 18, 1940

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 81 years and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio