On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1953

Historical Events

  • "Maggie" opens at National Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • KOLN TV channel 10 in Lincoln, NB (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Pellicci, English-born Australian rock drummer (Little River Band - "Help Is On The Way"), born in London, United Kingdom
  • Robin "Robbie" Bachman, Canadian drummer (Bachman-Turner Overdrive - "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet"; "Takin' Care Of Business"), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
1953 Highlights

About February 18, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius