On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1918

Historical Events

  • US House of Representatives accepts American Creed written by William Tyler

Famous Birthdays

  • Enrique Iturriaga, Peruvian composer (Sinfonía Junín y Ayacucho), born in Lima, Peru (d. 2019)
  • Louis Applebaum, Canadian conductor & composer, born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2000)
  • Sixten Ehrling, Swedish conductor (Royal Opera of Stockholm), born in Malmö, Sweden (d. 2005)
1918 Highlights

About April 3, 1918

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries