Historical Events In 1918
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Dec 16 Henry Clarke, fashion photographer in the year 1918.
Dec 16 On this day in history jack Dempsey KOs Carl Morris in 14 seconds
Dec 18 Henryk Jarecki, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Dec 19 Robert Ripley began his "Believe It or Not" column (NY Globe) on this day in history.
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 Audrey Totter, Joliet Ill, actress (Carpetbaggers, Set-Up) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Dec 21 Donald Regan, White House staffer/US Secretary of Treasury (1981-85) on this day in history.
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 1st day of 1st-class cricket in Aust after WW I (Vic v NSW) on this day in history.
Dec 26 Bertram Luard-Selby, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1918.
Dec 27 In the year 1918 john Celardo, American comic strip artist
Dec 27 In the year 1918 the Great Poland Uprising against the Germans begins.
Dec 28 George H White, last post Reconstruction congressman (Penn), dies in the year 1918.
Dec 30 On this day in history john E Hoover decides to be called J Edgar Hoover
Dec 30 W Eugene Smith, US photographer (Saipan, Walk to Paradise Garden) in the year 1918.
Dec 31 Kid Gleason replaces Pants Rowland as White Sox manager on this day in history.