Historical Events In March - 18
Sunday, 17 February 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 March - 18 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 On this day in history roy L Johnson, US admiral (WW II-Pacific Ocean)
1907 Eleanor L "Betty" Compton, US actress (Here Comes Trouble) on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history louis Gaste, songwriter
1909 On March - 18 einar Dessau of Denmark makes first ham broadcast
1909 Einar Dessau of Denmark makes 1st ham broadcast on this day in history.
1910 On March - 18 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 On March - 18 1st opera by an US composer (Converse) performed at the Met, NYC
1910 Chiang Ching-huo, son of Chinese pres Chiang Kai-shek/pres (1978-88) on March - 18.
1911 On March - 18 north Dakota enacts a hail insurance law
1911 Smiley Burnette, Summum Ill, cowboy (Charlie-Petticoat Junction) on this day in history.
1913 King George I of Greece is assassinated in the recently liberated city of Thessaloniki on March - 18.
1913 Margaret Hesse, princess of Hesse/Rhine on March - 18.
1913 On this day in history george I, king of Greece (1861-1913), assassinated by Schinas at 67
1914 On March - 18 fourteen suffragettes are arrested and fined in Perth for wearing unsheathed hatpins (which they were said to have used as weapons).
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 this day in history.
1915 Failed British attack in Dardanelles (The plan was supported by Winston Churchill) on March - 18.
1915 French battleship Bouvet explodes, 640 killed on March - 18.
1915 Turkey's Canakkale (Trojan) Sea Victory against allied powers(USA, Australia, England, Italy) during First World War on March - 18.
1915 Failed British attack in Dardanelles on this day in history.
1915 On this day in history richard Thomas Condon, author
1916 Louis Toebosch, composer on this day in history.
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 March - 18.