What Happened on April 18, 1916

Historical Events

Appointment of Interest

Edith Wharton is appointed Chevalier of the Legion of Honour, France’s highest award, for her contribution to the war effort

  • US Secretary of State Warns Germany that the USA may break diplomatic relations unless torpedo attacks on unarmed ships stop
1916 Highlights

About April 18, 1916

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries