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Historical Events In 1918

Friday, 04 December 2020

Apr 01   On this day in history england's Royal Flying Corps replaced by Royal Air Force  

Apr 01   HMS Falcon, a Royal Navy 'C' Class destroyer sunk in collision in the North Sea with the trawler John Fitzgerald in the year 1918.  

Apr 01   In Alberta government declares total prohibition of alcoholic beverages. "the demon RUM" in the year 1918.  

Apr 01   On this day in history in Britain, the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Naval Air Force amalgamate to form the Royal Air Force.  

Apr 01   On this day in history karl Fritjof Valentin, composer, dies at 64  

Apr 03   In the year 1918 enrique Iturriaga, composer  

Apr 03   House of Representatives accepts American Creed written by William Tyler on this day in history.  

Apr 03   In the year 1918 house of Reps accepts American Creed written by William Tyler  

Apr 04   Battle of Somme ends on this day in history.  

Apr 04   Battle of Somme, ends in the year 1918.  

Apr 04   Cabinet passes wartime order-in-council stipulating that every male between 16 and 60 be regularly employed in the year 1918.  

Apr 04   Earl Jellicoe, chancellor (U of Southhampton) in the year 1918.  

Apr 04   Food riot in Amsterdam on this day in history.  

Apr 04   In the year 1918 hMS Bittern, a British 'C' Class destroyer, built by Vickers at Barrow in Furness and completed in 1897, sunk in collision off Portland Bill, Dorset after colliding with the SS Kenilworth.  

Apr 05   Paul Vidal de la Blanche, French geographer, dies at 73 in the year 1918.  

Apr 06   On this day in history joan Bernard, Principal (Trevelyan College, Durham)  

Apr 07   On this day in history c B Bertie Clarke, cricketer (Barbados & West Indian leg-spinner)  

Apr 08   Betty Ford, First Lady of the United States on this day in history.  

Apr 08   On this day in history england's Royal Flying Corps replaced by Royal Air Force  

Apr 08   Establishment of the Repatriation Department on this day in history.  

Apr 09   Jorn Utzon, Danish architect (Sydney Opera House) in the year 1918.  

Apr 09   Latvia proclaims independence in the year 1918.  

Apr 11   Arthur Ochse, cricketer (WW I played for S Afr in 1889 aged 19), dies in the year 1918.  

Apr 11   In the year 1918 jean-Claude Servan-Schreiber, journalist  

Apr 12   In the year 1918 18th earl of Derby, English landowner/multi-millionaire  

Apr 13   Electrical fire kills 38 mental patients at Oklahoma State Hospital on this day in history.  

Apr 14   Douglas Campbell is 1st US ace pilot (shooting down 5th German plane) in the year 1918.  

Apr 14   Mary Healy, New Orleans, actress (2nd Fiddle, He Married his Wife) in the year 1918.  

Apr 15   In the year 1918 clemenceau publishes secret French/Austrian documents  

Apr 15   In the year 1918 first Marine Aviation Force formed at Marine Flying Field, Miami, FL  

Apr 15   John Baragrey, Haleyville AL, actor (Creeper, Colossus of NY) in the year 1918.  

Apr 16   Spike Milligan, India, actor/comedian (Digby, 3 Musketeers) on this day in history.  

Apr 17   On this day in history anne Shirley, UK, actress (Devil & Daniel Webster, Stella Dallas)  

Apr 17   The birth of William Holden, American actor on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1918

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Willy den Ouden, Dutch swimmer, (WR 100m, 1:04.06) was born in the year 1918.  

Jan 01   In the year 1918 birth of patrick Anthony Porteous, Scottish Victoria Cross recipient (d. 2000)  

Jan 02   Willi Graf, German anti-Nazi activist (d. 1943) was born in the year 1918.  

Jan 03   Maxene Andrews, Minn, singer (Andrew Sisters-Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   On this day in history birth of jean Dixon, psychic (Gift of Prophecy)  

Jan 06   Buddy Weed, Ossining NY, pianist (Penthouse Party) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 06   Caspar MB "Cas" Baas, Dutch actor/playwright/director (Ciske the Rat) was born in the year 1918.  

Jan 07   In the year 1918 birth of alessadro Natta, Italian political leader (Communist Party)  

Famous Deaths In 1918

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history sijbe K Bakker, vicar/theologist (Christian-Socialism), dies at 42  

Jan 06   On this day in history georg F L P Cantor, German mathematician: collection, dies at 72  

Jan 08   Michael Hertz, composer, dies at 73 in the year 1918.  

Jan 09   On this day in history death of Émile Reynaud, French scientist (b. 1844)  

Jan 24   In the year 1918 death of george Arthur Crump, Founder of the Pine Valley Golf Club in Clementon NJ (b. 1871)  

Jan 28   In the year 1918 john McCrae, Canadian poet/physician, dies  

Feb 02   John L Sullivan, Mass, heavyweight boxing champ, dies at 59 on this day in history.  

Feb 06   In the year 1918 gustav Klimt, Austrian painter/cartoonist, dies at 55  

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