On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1918

Historical Events

Historic Event

John E Hoover decides to be called J. Edgar Hoover

First Director of the FBI J. Edgar Hoover
First Director of the FBI
J. Edgar Hoover

Famous Birthdays

  • W Eugene Smith, US photographer (Saipan, Walk to Paradise Garden)

Famous Weddings

Al Capone

Gangster Al Capone (19) marries Mae Josephine Coughlin, mother of his child

Gangster Al Capone
Gangster
Al Capone
1918 Highlights

About December 30, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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