What Happened on January 1, 1918

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 4th Rose Bowl: Mare Island - USMC beats Camp Lewis - US Army 19-7
  • Last day of the Julian calendar in Finland

Famous Birthdays

  • Patrick Anthony Porteous, Scottish Victoria Cross recipient (d. 2000)
  • Willy den Ouden, Dutch swimmer, (WR 100m, 1:04.06)