On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Helmut Schmidt, German politician, Chancellor of West Germany (SPD, 1974- 82), born in Hamburg (d. 2015)
  • Jose Greco, Italian-American flamenco dancer (Holiday for Lovers) (d. 2000), born in Montorio nei Frentani, Italy
  • Kumar Pallana, Indian character actor and vaudevillian (Bottle Rocket, Rushmore), born in Indore, India (d. 2013)
1918 Highlights

About December 23, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Capricorn