Historical Events In 1918
Thursday, 12 December 2019
Dec 16 On this day in history henry Clarke, fashion photographer
Dec 16 Jack Dempsey KOs Carl Morris in 14 seconds on this day in history.
Dec 18 Henryk Jarecki, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1918.
Dec 19 Robert Ripley began his "Believe It or Not" column (NY Globe) in the year 1918.
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) in the year 1918.
Dec 20 On this day in history eugene O'Neill's "Moon of the Caribees," premieres in NYC
Dec 20 In the year 1918 the use of the collective title "Canadian National Railways" is authorized by order in council P.C. 3122.
Dec 21 On this day in history donald Regan, White House staffer/US Secretary of Treasury (1981-85)
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 In the year 1918 albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter, dies at 83
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 On this day in history bertram Luard-Selby, composer, dies at 65
Dec 27 John Celardo, American comic strip artist in the year 1918.
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 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 In the year 1918 kid Gleason replaces Pants Rowland as White Sox manager