On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Milton Delugg, American orchestra leader (Tonight Show), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • Edmond Rostand, French poet and dramatist (b. 1868)
  • Margit Kaffka, Hungarian writer, dies in the flu pandemic at 38
1918 Highlights

About December 2, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Sagittarius