March 3, 1918 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Facing pressure from internal counterrevolutionary forces and an external German offensive, the Bolsheviks are forced to signs the harsh Treaty of Brest-Litovsk with Germany and Austria
  • Richard Goering's "Seeschlacht" premieres in Berlin

Birthdays in History

  • Arnold Newman, photographer (Faces USA)
  • Arthur Kornberg, US biochemist (Nobel 1959)