What Happened on September 18, 1914

Historical Events

  • Battle of Aisne ends with Germans beating French during WW I

Event of Interest

General Paul von Hindenburg named commander of German armies on the Eastern Front

  • Irish Home Rule bill receives Royal assent
  • South African troops land in German South West Africa
1914 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Cardiff, British cinematographer (Black Narcissus), born in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk (d. 2009)
Born in 1914

About September 18, 1914

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 8 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Virgo