Historical Events In March - 18
Wednesday, 27 September 2023
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 On this day in history antonio Nobre, Portuguese poet (So [Lonely]), dies at 32
1901 On this day in history piotr Perkowski, composer
1902 Enrico Caruso becomes first well-known performer to make a record on March - 18.
1902 On March - 18 enrico Caruso becomes 1st well-known performer to make a record
1904 1st performance of Edward Elgar's "In the South (Alassio)" on March - 18.
1905 On this day in history 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 March - 18.
1908 On March - 18 louis Gaste, songwriter
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 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 Chiang Ching-huo, son of Chinese pres Chiang Kai-shek/pres (1978-88) on March - 18.
1911 North Dakota enacts a hail insurance law on this day in history.
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 On this day in history margaret Hesse, princess of Hesse/Rhine
1913 George I, king of Greece (1861-1913), assassinated by Schinas at 67 on March - 18.
1914 Fourteen suffragettes are arrested and fined in Perth for wearing unsheathed hatpins (which they were said to have used as weapons) on this day in history.
1914 White Wolf gang beats government army in Jingdezhen China on March - 18.
1914 White Wolf gang beats govt army in Jingdezhen China on March - 18.
1914 Cesar Guerra Peixe, composer on March - 18.
1915 Failed British attack in Dardanelles (The plan was supported by Winston Churchill) on this day in history.
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 Failed British attack in Dardanelles on March - 18.
1915 On March - 18 richard Thomas Condon, author
1916 On this day in history louis Toebosch, composer
1917 On March - 18 william Shalders, S Afr cricket batsman (12 Tests 1895-1907), dies
1918 On this day in history socialist Youth AJC organizes in Amsterdam
1918 On March - 18 soccer team SON OF Meerssen forms