Historical Events In 1918
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Dec 16 On this day in history henry Clarke, fashion photographer
Dec 16 In the year 1918 jack Dempsey KOs Carl Morris in 14 seconds
Dec 18 Henryk Jarecki, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1918.
Dec 19 In the year 1918 robert Ripley began his "Believe It or Not" column (NY Globe)
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) on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history eugene O'Neill's "Moon of the Caribees," premieres in NYC
Dec 20 The use of the collective title "Canadian National Railways" is authorized by order in council P.C. 3122 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history albijn van de Abeele, Flemish author/mayor/painter, dies at 83
Dec 23 Helmut Schmidt, Chancellor of Germany (SPD, 1974- ) on this day in history.
Dec 26 1st day of 1st-class cricket in Aust after WW I (Vic v NSW) in the year 1918.
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 The Great Poland Uprising against the Germans begins in the year 1918.
Dec 28 In the year 1918 george H White, last post Reconstruction congressman (Penn), dies
Dec 30 John E Hoover decides to be called J Edgar Hoover in the year 1918.
Dec 30 W Eugene Smith, US photographer (Saipan, Walk to Paradise Garden) on this day in history.
Dec 31 Kid Gleason replaces Pants Rowland as White Sox manager in the year 1918.