What day of the week is this date?

Thursday February 18, 2021

February 18: Day of the Week

February 18, 2021 was the 49th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 316 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.

If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

Here’s the February calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

February 2021
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28      

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

Zodiac & Birthstone

Aquarius is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters QLBESSVCUI? Check your answers here: Word finder QLBESSVCUI. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

February 18 Historical Event(s)

  • 1478
    George, Duke of Clarence, convicted of treason against his older brother Edward IV of England, is executed in private at the Tower of London.
  • 1946
    Sailors of the Royal Indian Navy mutinied in Mumbai harbour, from where it would spread throughout British India and involve 78 ships, 20 shore establishments and 20,000 sailors
  • 1957
    Walter James Bolton becomes the last person legally executed in New Zealand.
  • 1965
    The Gambia becomes independent from the United Kingdom.
  • 1972
    The California Supreme Court in the case of People v. Anderson, 6 Cal.3d 628 invalidates the state’s death penalty and commutes the sentences of all death row inmates to life imprisonment.
  • 1979
    Snow falls in the Sahara Desert in southern Algeria for the only time in recorded history.
  • 1983
    Thirteen people die and one is seriously injured in the Wah Mee Massacre in Seattle, Washington. It is said to be the largest robbery-motivated mass-murder in U.S. history.
  • 2004
    Up to 295 people, including nearly 200 rescue workers, die near Neyshabur in Iran when a runaway freight train carrying sulfur, petrol and fertilizer catches fire and explodes.
  • 2007
    New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Fire Pig in Chinese astrology.
  • 2010
    Nigerien rebels attacked the presidential palace in Niamey and replaced President Mamadou Tandja with a ruling junta, the Supreme Council for the Restoration of Democracy.

Who were born on February 18?

  • 1850
    George Henschel, German-British baritone, conductor, composer (d. 1934)
  • 1931
    Bob St. Clair, American football player
  • 1935
    Michel Aoun, Lebanese prime minister
  • 1952
    Maurice Lucas, American basketball player (d. 2010)
  • 1953
    Robbie Bachman, Canadian drummer (Bachman–Turner Overdrive)
  • 1965
    Dr. Dre, American record producer and rapper
  • 1969
    Jason Sutter, American drummer (Smash Mouth, American Hi-Fi)
  • 1970
    Andy Williams, British musician (Doves)
  • 1976
    Chanda Rubin, American tennis player
  • 1991
    Henry Surtees, English racing driver (d. 2009)

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.