What Happened on October 18, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Czechoslovakia declares independence from Austro-Hungarian Empire
  • NHL's Quebec Bulldogs sold to a Toronto businessman P. J. Quinn
  • Russian 10th Army drives out White armies of Tsaritsyn (Stalingrad)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Troup, Harrisburg Pa, pianist/actor (Emergency, Acapulco)
  • James Cameron Tudor, politician
  • Konstantinos Mitsottakis, premier of Greece (1990- )
  • Willem J "Molly" Geertsema, Dutch liberal/interior minister)