Historical Events In March - 18
Thursday, 25 April 2019
1899 On this day in history douglas Strutt Galton, English engineer (rails, trains), dies at 76
1900 On this day in history ajax (Amsterdam Football Club), forms
1900 Antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (So [Lonely]), dies at 32 on March - 18.
1901 On March - 18 piotr Perkowski, composer
1902 Enrico Caruso becomes first well-known performer to make a record on this day in history.
1902 On March - 18 enrico Caruso becomes 1st well-known performer to make a record
1904 On this day in history 1st performance of Edward Elgar's "In the South (Alassio)"
1905 John Kirkpatrick, NYC, pianist (Concord Sonata) on March - 18.
1906 On March - 18 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 Louis Gaste, songwriter on March - 18.
1909 Einar Dessau of Denmark makes first ham broadcast on this day in history.
1909 On March - 18 einar Dessau of Denmark makes 1st ham broadcast
1910 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 on March - 18.
1910 On this day in history 1st opera by an US composer (Converse) performed at the Met, NYC
1910 On this day in history chiang Ching-huo, son of Chinese pres Chiang Kai-shek/pres (1978-88)
1911 On March - 18 north Dakota enacts a hail insurance law
1911 Smiley Burnette, Summum Ill, cowboy (Charlie-Petticoat Junction) on March - 18.
1913 On March - 18 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 On March - 18 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 White Wolf gang beats government army in Jingdezhen China on March - 18.
1914 On this day in history white Wolf gang beats govt army in Jingdezhen China
1914 On March - 18 cesar Guerra Peixe, composer
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 On this day in history turkey's Canakkale (Trojan) Sea Victory against allied powers(USA, Australia, England, Italy) during First World War
1915 On March - 18 failed British attack in Dardanelles
1915 On March - 18 richard Thomas Condon, author
1916 On this day in history louis Toebosch, composer
1917 William Shalders, S Afr cricket batsman (12 Tests 1895-1907), dies on March - 18.
1918 On this day in history socialist Youth AJC organizes in Amsterdam
1918 Soccer team SON OF Meerssen forms on March - 18.