On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1918

Historical Events

  • 1st day of 1st-class cricket in Aust after WW I (Vic v NSW)
  • After spending Christmas with American troops in France, Wilson goes to London for preliminary discussions about the forthcoming peace conference

Famous Birthdays

  • George Rallis, Greek politician, Prime Minister of Greece (d. 2006)

Famous Deaths

  • Bertram Luard-Selby, British organist and composer, dies at 65
1918 Highlights

About December 26, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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