On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1918

Historical Events

Historic Event

Henry Miller's Theater opens at 124 W 43rd St NYC

  • United Kingdom: the Royal Air Force is created from the Royal Naval Air Service and the Royal Flying Corps.

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Valentin, Swedish composer, dies at 64
1918 Highlights

About April 1, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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