What Happened on August 1, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • British troops enter Vladivostok
  • Pittsburgh Pirates beat Boston Braves, 2-0, in 21 innings

Famous Birthdays

  • Wyndraeth Morris-Jones, British political scientist, born in Carmarthenshire (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • John Riley Banister, American cowboy and Texas Ranger (b. 1854)