Historical Events In 1918
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
Oct 23 On this day in history actor Charlie Chaplin (29) weds Mildred Harris (17)
Oct 23 In the year 1918 james Daly, Wisc, actor (Medical Center)
Oct 24 In the year 1918 alexander Charles Lecocq, composer, dies at 86
Oct 25 On this day in history canadian steamship "Princess Sophia" hit a reef off Alaska, 398 die
Oct 25 Nearly 400 passengers drown when the Canadian steamship Princess Sophia founders off the Alaskan coast on this day in history.
Oct 26 In the year 1918 soldier revolt at Harskamp Veluwe
Oct 27 On this day in history major William G. Barker Cdn. (Royal air Force) wins the Victoria Cross for service over France
Oct 27 Paul Dixon, Earling Iowa, Ohio talk show host (Paul Dixon Show) in the year 1918.
Oct 28 In the year 1918 czechoslovakia gains independence as Austria-Hungary breaks up
Oct 28 Harold Sheperdson, soccer trainer in the year 1918.
Oct 30 Robert Feller, MLB pitcher (Red Sox, led AL in strikeouts 7 times) on this day in history.
Oct 30 Slovakia asks for creation of Czechoslovakian state on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history egon Schiele, Austria painter/graphic artist, dies at 28
Oct 31 On this day in history spanish flu-virus kills 21,000 in US in 1 week
Nov 01 In the year 1918 102 die in a NYC BMT subway derailment at Malbone Street Brooklyn
Nov 01 97 die in NYC subway's worst accident in the year 1918.
Nov 01 Sgt. Hugh Cairns (46th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Valenciennes, Belgium on this day in history.
Nov 03 Austro-Hungarian Empire disolves in the year 1918.
Nov 03 Austro-Hungarian Empire dissolves in the year 1918.
Nov 03 In the year 1918 bob Feller, pitcher (Cleve Indian, 3 no-hitters)
Nov 03 On this day in history poland proclaims independence from Russia after WW I
Nov 04 Art Carney, Mount Vernon NY, actor (Ed Norton-Honeymooners) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Kiel in hands of revolutionary sailors in the year 1918.
Nov 04 On this day in history wilfred Owens, anti-war poet (Anthem for doomed youth), dies at 25
Nov 06 Republic of Poland proclaimed on this day in history.
Nov 06 Ronnie Brody, England, actor (Superman 3, What's Up Nurse, Ritz) in the year 1918.
Nov 07 Billy Graham, Charlotte NC, Baptist evangelist (Crusades) on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1918 goddard demonstrates tube-launched solid propellant rockets
Nov 07 The birth of Billy Graham, American evangelist in the year 1918.
Nov 07 On this day in history united Press erroneously reports WW I armistice had been signed
Nov 08 Hermann Zapf, German designer on this day in history.
Nov 08 Pro-German supreme commander general Cutters lay-offs in the year 1918.
Nov 09 In the year 1918 bavaria proclaims itself a republic
Nov 09 On this day in history florence Chadwick, San Diego Calif, swimmer (Hall of Fame 1970)