On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessadro Natta, Italian political leader (Communist Party)
  • Colin Snedden, cricketer (Test NZ v England 1947, 0-46, did not bat)
  • Irene Vorrink, Dutch politician (Minister of health), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Julius Wellhausen, German biblical scholar (analysis of the structure and dating of the Pentateuch), dies at 73
1918 Highlights

About January 7, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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