On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfredo Ovando Candía, Bolivian president (d. 1982)
  • Joan Bernard, Principal (Trevelyan College, Durham)
  • Karen [Ingeborg Klinkerfuss], German actress (Sky Murder, All Through the Night, Madame X), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • John Q. A. Brackett, American politician, 36th Governor of Massachusetts (1890-91), dies at 75
1918 Highlights

About April 6, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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