What Happened on July 18, 1918

Historical Events

  • World War I: US and French forces launch Aisne-Marne offensive

Famous Birthdays

Nelson Mandela (1918-2013)

South African anti-apartheid activist, political prisoner (1962-90) and President of South Africa (1994-99), born in Mvezo, Umtatu, South Africa

Born in 1918

Famous Deaths

  • Grand Duchess Elizabeth Fyodorovna (b. 1864)
1918 Highlights

About July 18, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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