What Happened on December 1, 1918

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Danish parliament passed an act to grant Iceland independence under Danish crown
  • Serbian-Croatian-Slovic kingdom proclaimed in Belgrade
  • Yugoslavia declares independence; monarchy established

Famous Birthdays

  • Kirby Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, 1st President of the United Arab Emirates, born in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi (d. 2004)

President of the United Arab Emirates Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
President of the United Arab Emirates
Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan