Historical Events In 1918
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Nov 09 On this day in history guillaume Apollinaire, [Kostrowitsky], Fr poet (Alcools), dies at 38
Nov 09 On this day in history kaiser Wilhelm II abdicates after German defeat in WW I
Nov 10 On this day in history ernst Fischer, German chemist (Nobel 1973)
Nov 10 On this day in history german emperor Wilhelm II flees to Netherland
Nov 10 Independence of Poland proclaimed by Jozef Pilsudski in the year 1918.
Nov 11 Armistice Day-WW I ends (at 11 AM on Western Front) on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1918 dutch SDAP leader Troelstra announces revolution
Nov 11 Germany and the Allies sign the armistice, in a railway carriage in the Compiegne forest in the year 1918.
Nov 11 In the year 1918 jurg Baur, composer
Nov 11 In the year 1918 victor Adler, Austrian neurologist/foreign minister, dies
Nov 12 Emperor Karl of Austria-Hungary abdicates, Austria becomes a republic in the year 1918.
Nov 12 In the year 1918 jo Stafford, Coalinga Calif, singer (I'll Never Smile Again)
Nov 13 Janine Andrade, French violinist on this day in history.
Nov 13 Marten Baersma, [MH Bottema], Fries author, dies at 28 in the year 1918.
Nov 13 In the year 1918 monarch Friedrich of Waldeck & Pyrmont abdicates throne
Nov 14 Republic of Czechoslovakia created with T.G. Masaryk as President on this day in history.
Nov 15 Georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26 in the year 1918.
Nov 15 On this day in history victory' day celebrated in Britain to mark the ending of the First World War
Nov 16 On this day in history hungarian People's Republic declared
Nov 17 Social Democratic Party becomes Communistc Party Holland: CPH in the year 1918.
Nov 18 Brussels free Stofnar in the year 1918.
Nov 18 Latvia declares independence from Russia in the year 1918.
Nov 18 Reggie Schwartz, cricketer (55 wickets for South Africa), dies in the year 1918.
Nov 19 On this day in history catherine Elizabeth Pennington, personal assistant
Nov 20 By order in Council P.C. 2854 the management of the Canadian Government Railways is entrusted to the Board of Directors of the Canadian Northern Railway Co. On the same day the Government takes over the Canadian Northern Railway and appoints a new Board of Directors on this day in history.
Nov 20 Dora Ratjen, Germany, man possing as woman high jumper (Oly-4th-1936) on this day in history.
Nov 21 2 German ammunition trains explode in Hamont Belgium, 1,750 die in the year 1918.
Nov 22 Bathe: grand duke Frederik II resigns in the year 1918.
Nov 22 Claiborne Pell, (Sen-D-RI, 1961- ) in the year 1918.
Nov 24 On this day in history béla Can forms Hungarian Communist Party
Nov 24 Roley Jenkins, cricketer (English leg-spinner 1948-52) in the year 1918.
Nov 26 In the year 1918 charlie McLeod, cricketer (all-rounder for Australia 1894-1905), dies
Nov 26 On this day in history patricio Aylwin, president of Chile (1990-94)
Nov 26 On this day in history the Podgorica Assembly votes for "union of the people", declaring assimilation into the Kingdom of Serbia.