On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1916

Historical Events

  • Yanks score in every inning but 8th to beat Indians 19-3 in baseball

Famous Birthdays

  • John Young, Scottish actor and TV panelist (Masquerade Party), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Helmuth J L von Moltke, German chief general of staff, dies at 67
  • Max Immelmann, German pilot (1st flying ace of WWI), shot down over Northern France at 25
1916 Highlights

About June 18, 1916

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini