Historical Events In 1918
Sunday, 07 June 2020
Aug 15 1st full length cartoon (Sinking of Lusitania) in the year 1918.
Aug 15 In the year 1918 first full length cartoon (The Sinking of the Lusitania)
Aug 15 Florian Zabach, Chicago, American musician and TV personality (Hot Canary, Club Embassy) on this day in history.
Aug 15 On this day in history peter Gast, composer, dies at 64
Aug 15 US and Russia sever diplomatic ties in the year 1918.
Aug 16 US troops overthrows Archangelsk in the year 1918.
Aug 17 British troops attack Baku Azerbaijan in the year 1918.
Aug 17 In the year 1918 mort Marshall, NYC, actor (Cully-Dumplings)
Aug 17 On this day in history samuel Riddle buys Man o'War for $5,000
Aug 18 In the year 1918 elsa Morante, writer
Aug 19 On this day in history irving Berlin's musical "Yip Yip Yaphank," premieres in NYC
Aug 19 In the year 1918 james George "Jimmy" Rowles, jazz pianist
Aug 20 In the year 1918 britain opens offensive on Western front during WW I
Aug 23 Guus [August CM] Hermus, Dutch actor (Jantjes, Soldaat van Oranje) on this day in history.
Aug 24 On this day in history chicago Cubs, win earliest pennent ever (season ended Sept 2)
Aug 24 On this day in history ray McIntire, chemical engineer
Aug 24 Sgt. Samuel Forsyth, NZ Engineers, attached to 2nd Battalion, Auckland Infantry Regiment, won the Victoria Cross at Grevillers, France in the year 1918.
Aug 25 Leonard Bernstein, Lawrence MA, conductor/composer (West Side Story) on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history the birth of Leonard Bernstein, Composer and conductor
Aug 26 Louis W "Louis" Stotijn, bassoonist/conductor (Residence Orchestra) in the year 1918.
Aug 26 On this day in history lt. Charles S. Rutherford (5th Cdn. Infranty Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Monchy-le-Preux, France
Aug 26 On this day in history w Smith & F Bacons "Lightnin'," premieres in NYC
Aug 27 Christy Mathewson resigns as Reds manager to accept a commission as a captain in chemical warfare branch of Army in the year 1918.
Aug 27 Dr Joseph L Johnson named minister to Liberia on this day in history.
Aug 27 Lord Winstanley, physician/British MP (Labour) on this day in history.
Aug 27 Lt-Colonel William H. CLark-Kennedy (24th Cdn. Infantry Batt.) wins the Victoria Cross at Fresnes-Rouvroy, France in the year 1918.
Aug 28 Alejandro Lanusse, army officer/politician in the year 1918.
Aug 28 Tris Speaker suspended for season due to assault on ump Tom Connolly in the year 1918.
Aug 29 On this day in history bapaume taken by Australian Corps and Canadian Corps in the Hundred Days Offensive
Aug 29 On this day in history jelle Zijlstra, economist/minister/pres Netherlands Bank
Aug 29 In the year 1918 max Dauthendey, writer, dies at 51
Aug 30 Czechoslovakia forms independence republic in the year 1918.
Aug 30 Ted Williams, American baseball player, last player in MLB to bat over .400 in a single season (Red Sox, AL MVP '46, '49; Trip Crown '42, '47) on this day in history.
Aug 31 Alan Jay Lerner, lyricist composer (Lerner & Loewe-My Fair Lady) in the year 1918.