December 1, 1918 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

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

Birthdays in History

  • Kirby Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, first President of the United Arab Emirates, born in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi

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