What Happened on January 26, 1918

Historical Events

Historic Event

Herbert Hoover, US Food Administrator, calls for "wheatless" & "meatless" days for war effort

Famous Birthdays

Nicolae CeausescuNicolae Ceausescu (1918-1989)

Communist dictator of Romania (1967-89), born in Scornicești, Romania

  • Philip José Farmer, Terre Haute Indiana, American sci-fi novelist (Riverworld)
  • Vito Scotti [Scozarri], American actor (The Godfather, Flying Nun, Barefoot in the Park), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1996)
1918 Highlights

About January 26, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius