Historical Events In 1918
Sunday, 01 August 2021
Jul 10 In the year 1918 russian Soviet Federal Socialist Republic forms
Jul 11 In the year 1918 m Wolf discovers asteroid #895 Helio
Jul 12 Japanese battleship explodes in Bay of Tokayama, 500 killed in the year 1918.
Jul 14 In the year 1918 arthur Laurents, NYC, playwright (West Side Story, Gypsy)
Jul 14 In the year 1918 dutch govt reclaims South seas
Jul 14 On this day in history jay Forrester, a pioneer in computer memory, was born . Forrester studied at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he later became a professor and researcher. In 1945
Jul 14 The birth of Ingmar Bergman, Swedish director in the year 1918.
Jul 15 On this day in history 2nd Battle of Marne began during WW I
Jul 15 Lord Buxton of Alsa, CEO (ITV) on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1918 nicholas II Russian tsar, and family are executed
Jul 17 Aleksei N Romanov, son of tsar Nicolas II, executed at 13 in the year 1918.
Jul 17 On this day in history longest errorless game, Cubs beat Phillies 2-1 in 21 innings
Jul 17 On this day in history sS Carpathia. One of the more well known names, more from assisting the Titanic than from her own sinking, she was of 13,603 tons and built for Cunard by Swan and Hunter on the Tyne in 1902. She was attacked by the German submarine U55, 170 miles west of Bishops Rock, while outward bound to Boston, USA, from Liverpool, a service which had been decided would continue to be maintained in wartime conditions. She was hit by three torpdeoes. Five engine room staff were killed directly by the impact and explosions but 215 crew and all 57 passengers were saved and rescued by the sloop HMS Snowdrop.
Jul 18 Jane Frazee, Duluth Minn, actress/singer (Alice-Beulah) on this day in history.
Jul 18 The birth of Nelson Mandella, South African President in the year 1918.
Jul 18 In the year 1918 uS & French forces launch Aisne-Marne offensive in WW I
Jul 19 German armies retreat across Marne River in France (WW I) in the year 1918.
Jul 19 Joost van Vollenhoven, Neth, gov-gen (French West-Africa), dies on this day in history.
Jul 19 The birth of Samuel Colt, US inventor of the Colt 45 revolver on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1918 world War I: German troops cross the Marne.
Jul 21 In the year 1918 u-156 shells Nauset Beach, in Orleans, Massachusetts.
Jul 22 Lightning kills 504 sheep in Utah's Wasatch National Park on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1918 pim [Albrecht W] Lyre, Dutch lawyer/son of prince Henry
Jul 24 Ruggiero Ricci, SF Calif, composer/violinist (Paganini) on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1918 sgt. Richard Charles TRAVIS, 2nd Battalion, Otago Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Hebuterne, France
Jul 25 Annette Adams sworn in as 1st woman district attorney of US, Calif on this day in history.
Jul 25 Annette Adams sworn in as first woman district attorney of US, Calif on this day in history.
Jul 25 Carlos Guido y Spano, Argentine poet (Mexico, canto epico), dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 Nan Grey, [Eschal Miller], actress (3 Grief Girl, Dracula's Daughters) in the year 1918.
Jul 25 Race riot in Chester Pennsylvania (3 blacks & 2 whites killed) in the year 1918.
Jul 26 Eduard "Mick" Mannock, British WW I flyer (Victoria Cross), dies in the year 1918.
Jul 26 In the year 1918 marjorie Lord, American actress
Jul 26 Race riot in Philadelphia (3 whites & 1 black killed) in the year 1918.
Jul 27 On this day in history eero Aukusti Sipila, composer