November 9, 1918 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Emperor Wilhelm II abdicates after German defeat in WW I

German Emperor and King of Prussia Wilhelm II
German Emperor and King of Prussia
Wilhelm II
  • Republic of Germany proclaimed

Birthdays in History

  • Choi Hong Hi, Founder of Taekwon-Do (d. 2002)
  • Spiro Theodore Agnew, (R) 39th VP (1968-75), resigns on tax evasion charges
  • Thomas Ferebee, Enola Gay bombardier over Hiroshima (d. 2000)

Deaths in History

  • Guillaume Apollinaire, [Kostrowitsky], Fr poet (Alcools), dies at 38