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September 18, 1895 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Booker T. Washington delivers 'Atlanta Compromise' address

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
Education Pioneer
Booker T. Washington
  • Daniel David Palmer of Davenport, Iowa, gives the first chiropractic adjustment

Birthdays in History

Person of interestJohn Diefenbaker

John Diefenbaker, 13th Prime Minister of Canada (Conservative: 1957-63), born in Neustadt, Ontario (d. 1979)

13th Prime Minister of Canada John Diefenbaker
13th Prime Minister of Canada
John Diefenbaker
  • Tomoji Tanabe, Japanese supercentenarian who dies of old age at 113, born in Miyakonojo, Miyazaki, Japan (d. 2009)
1895 in History