On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1956

Famous Birthdays

  • Ted Gärdestad, Swedish singer, born in Sollentuna Municipality, Sweden (d. 1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Gustave Charpentier, French opera composer (Louise), dies at 95
1956 Highlights

About February 18, 1956

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius