Historical Events In 1918
Monday, 25 March 2019
Dec 16 On this day in history henry Clarke, fashion photographer
Dec 16 In the year 1918 jack Dempsey KOs Carl Morris in 14 seconds
Dec 18 Henryk Jarecki, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1918.
Dec 19 On this day in history robert Ripley began his "Believe It or Not" column (NY Globe)
Dec 19 On this day in history robert Ripley began his Believe It or Not feature in The New York Globe. (If you like the weird and unusual, check out the bizarre web sites featured on our Strange But True page.)
Dec 20 In the year 1918 audrey Totter, Joliet Ill, actress (Carpetbaggers, Set-Up)
Dec 20 Eugene O'Neill's "Moon of the Caribees," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Dec 20 The use of the collective title "Canadian National Railways" is authorized by order in council P.C. 3122 in the year 1918.
Dec 21 Donald Regan, White House staffer/US Secretary of Treasury (1981-85) in the year 1918.
Dec 21 Red Sox trade Dutch Leonard, Ernie Shore & Duffy Lewis to Yankees for Ray Caldwell & Slim Love, Frank Gilhooey, Al Walters & $15,000 on this day in history.
Dec 22 Albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1918 helmut Schmidt, Chancellor of Germany (SPD, 1974- )
Dec 26 On this day in history 1st day of 1st-class cricket in Aust after WW I (Vic v NSW)
Dec 26 In the year 1918 bertram Luard-Selby, composer, dies at 65
Dec 27 In the year 1918 john Celardo, American comic strip artist
Dec 27 The Great Poland Uprising against the Germans begins in the year 1918.
Dec 28 In the year 1918 george H White, last post Reconstruction congressman (Penn), dies
Dec 30 John E Hoover decides to be called J Edgar Hoover in the year 1918.
Dec 30 In the year 1918 w Eugene Smith, US photographer (Saipan, Walk to Paradise Garden)
Dec 31 On this day in history kid Gleason replaces Pants Rowland as White Sox manager