Historical Events In March - 18
Thursday, 22 August 2019
1899 On this day in history douglas Strutt Galton, English engineer (rails, trains), dies at 76
1900 On March - 18 ajax (Amsterdam Football Club), forms
1900 Antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (So [Lonely]), dies at 32 on March - 18.
1901 On this day in history piotr Perkowski, composer
1902 On March - 18 enrico Caruso becomes first well-known performer to make a record
1902 On this day in history enrico Caruso becomes 1st well-known performer to make a record
1904 On March - 18 1st performance of Edward Elgar's "In the South (Alassio)"
1905 On March - 18 john Kirkpatrick, NYC, pianist (Concord Sonata)
1906 Roy L Johnson, US admiral (WW II-Pacific Ocean) on March - 18.
1907 Eleanor L "Betty" Compton, US actress (Here Comes Trouble) on this day in history.
1908 Louis Gaste, songwriter on March - 18.
1909 Einar Dessau of Denmark makes first ham broadcast on March - 18.
1909 On this day in history einar Dessau of Denmark makes 1st ham broadcast
1910 On this day in history uS magician Harry Houdini completes three controlled flights in a Voisin boxkite biplane at Digger's Rest, Victoria, the first controlled flight in a powered aircraft in Australia. mar181913 - Greece's King George I is assassinated in Salonika
1910 1st opera by an US composer (Converse) performed at the Met, NYC on this day in history.
1910 On this day in history chiang Ching-huo, son of Chinese pres Chiang Kai-shek/pres (1978-88)
1911 North Dakota enacts a hail insurance law on March - 18.
1911 On March - 18 smiley Burnette, Summum Ill, cowboy (Charlie-Petticoat Junction)
1913 On this day in history king George I of Greece is assassinated in the recently liberated city of Thessaloniki.
1913 Margaret Hesse, princess of Hesse/Rhine on this day in history.
1913 George I, king of Greece (1861-1913), assassinated by Schinas at 67 on this day in history.
1914 Fourteen suffragettes are arrested and fined in Perth for wearing unsheathed hatpins (which they were said to have used as weapons) on March - 18.
1914 On March - 18 white Wolf gang beats government army in Jingdezhen China
1914 White Wolf gang beats govt army in Jingdezhen China on this day in history.
1914 Cesar Guerra Peixe, composer on March - 18.
1915 On March - 18 failed British attack in Dardanelles (The plan was supported by Winston Churchill)
1915 French battleship Bouvet explodes, 640 killed on this day in history.
1915 Turkey's Canakkale (Trojan) Sea Victory against allied powers(USA, Australia, England, Italy) during First World War on March - 18.
1915 On this day in history failed British attack in Dardanelles
1915 Richard Thomas Condon, author on March - 18.
1916 On March - 18 louis Toebosch, composer
1917 On March - 18 william Shalders, S Afr cricket batsman (12 Tests 1895-1907), dies
1918 On March - 18 socialist Youth AJC organizes in Amsterdam
1918 Soccer team SON OF Meerssen forms on this day in history.