Historical Events In 1918
Friday, 07 August 2020
Dec 15 American Jewish Congress holds it's 1st meeting on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history jeff Chandler, [Ira Grossel], Bkln, actor (Broken Arrow)
Dec 16 Henry Clarke, fashion photographer on this day in history.
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) in the year 1918.
Dec 19 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.) on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history audrey Totter, Joliet Ill, actress (Carpetbaggers, Set-Up)
Dec 20 In the year 1918 eugene O'Neill's "Moon of the Caribees," premieres in NYC
Dec 20 On this day in history 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 In the year 1918 red Sox trade Dutch Leonard, Ernie Shore & Duffy Lewis to Yankees for Ray Caldwell & Slim Love, Frank Gilhooey, Al Walters & $15,000
Dec 22 On this day in history 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 In the year 1918 1st day of 1st-class cricket in Aust after WW I (Vic v NSW)
Dec 26 Bertram Luard-Selby, composer, dies at 65 in the year 1918.
Dec 27 On this day in history john Celardo, American comic strip artist
Dec 27 On this day in history the Great Poland Uprising against the Germans begins.
Dec 28 In the year 1918 george H White, last post Reconstruction congressman (Penn), dies
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) on this day in history.
Dec 31 In the year 1918 kid Gleason replaces Pants Rowland as White Sox manager