On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1949

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Ridgway, American serial killer, born in Salt Lake City, Utah

Famous Deaths

  • Niceto Alcalá-Zamora, 1st Prime Minister of the Second Spanish Republic and President of Spain (1931-36), dies at 71
1949 Highlights

About February 18, 1949

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius