February 18th: What is special about this date?

February 18th marks the 49th day of the Gregorian calendar year. There are 316 days remaining until the end of the year (or 317 days in case of leap years). Discover famous birthdays on February 18th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to February 18th and what happened on February 18th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 18th.


February 18th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On February 18th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Cybill Shepherd
    Cybill Shepherd (1950)

    American actress.

  • John Travolta
    John Travolta (1954)

    American actor who rose to fame as vinnie barbarino, a tv and stage star.

  • Cressida Bonas
    Cressida Bonas (1989)

    Cressida bonas is a british actress known for her roles in films and tv shows such as 'tulip fever' and 'doctor thorne'.

  • John Hughes
    John Hughes (1950)

    John hughes was an american film director, producer, and screenwriter, best known for creating iconic 1980s teen films such as the breakfast...

  • Matt Dillon
    Matt Dillon (1964)

    American actor, who made his film debut in 1978 as a teenager with "over the edge," followed by "my bodyguard", and "little darlings".

  • Molly Ringwald
    Molly Ringwald (1968)

    American singer and actress.

  • George Kennedy
    George Kennedy (1925)

    George kennedy was an american actor known for his roles in cool hand luke, airport, and the naked gun series.

  • Jack Palance
    Jack Palance (1919)

    Jack palance was an american actor known for his roles in classic films such as city slickers and shane.

  • Milos Forman
    Milos Forman (1932)

    Czech / us director (cuckoos nest, amadeus).

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February 18th: who died on this date?

On February 18th the following celebrities died:

  • Gale Robbins
    Gale Robbins (1980)

    Chicago, illinois -- actress (fuller brush girl, mr hex).

  • Andy Devine
    Andy Devine (1977)

    American actor and singer (d. 1977).

  • Maggie McNamara
    Maggie McNamara (1978)

    Actress (3 coins in the fountain, cardinal), died at 49.

  • Dantonio Michelangelo (1564)

    Dantonio Michelangelo was an Italian Renaissance artist known for his sculptures, paintings, and architectural works, including the Sistine...

  • Mikle Angelo (1564)

    Renowned Italian painter and sculptor of the Renaissance period.

  • Galileah Michelangelo (1564)

    Michelangelo was a renowned Italian Renaissance artist who is considered one of the greatest sculptors, painters, architects, and poets of...

  • Jaicion Wong (2015)

    Pioneering scientist known for groundbreaking research in the field of biotechnology.

  • Smaran Das (2010)

    Noted physicist who made significant contributions to quantum mechanics.

  • Taimur Lang (1405)

    Taimur Lang was a Central Asian conqueror who founded the Timurid Empire.

  • Maycol Angelo (1564)

    Renowned Renaissance artist, considered one of the greatest sculptors of all time.

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February 18th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On February 18th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Aquarius according to the Western Zodiac.

Aquarius zodiac sign

February 18th: what is special about the Aquarius sign?

The Aquarius sign encompasses people born between January 20th and February 18th.

You can discover Aquarius's personality traits and attitude and Aquarius's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Aquarius born in February discover why February born are so special.


February 18th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on February 18th in history:

  • Feb 18, 1900: Ajax soccer team forms in Amsterdam.
  • Feb 18, 1901: H Cecil Booth patented a dust removing suction cleaner.
  • Feb 18, 1909: Boston Red Sox trade Cy Young, at age 41, to Cleveland Naps.
  • Feb 18, 1915: Germany begins a blockade of England.
  • Feb 18, 1942: Japanese troops land on Bali.
  • Feb 18, 1952: 4th Emmy Awards: Red Skelton, Sid Caesar and Imogene Coca wins
  • Feb 18, 1965: Fade Out-Fade In opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 72 performances
  • Feb 18, 1988: Anthony M Kennedy sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice.
  • Feb 18, 1994: Actor Joe Pantoliano (41) weds model Nancy Sheppard
  • Feb 18, 1995: Angela Kennedy swims world record 100 metre butterfly.
  • Feb 18, 2004: A train carrying petrol, fertiliser and sulphur explodes in Iran killing 320 people.
  • Feb 18, 2014: 2013-14 Thai political crisis (BBC),

What day of the year is February 18th?

February 18th marks the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

There are 316 days remaining until the end of the year (or 317 days in case of leap years).

February 18th is the 18th day of the month of February.