On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Doerr, American Baseball Hall of Fame second baseman (9-time All Star, Boston Red Sox), born in Junction City, Oregon (d. 2017)
  • C B Bertie Clarke, cricketer (Barbados & West Indian leg-spinner)
  • Peanuts Hucko, dixieland clarinetist (Lawrence Welk Show), born in Syracuse, New York
  • Ronald Howard, British actor (Naked Edge, Come September, Murder She Said), born in Norwood, England (d. 1996)
1918 Highlights

About April 7, 1918

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries