On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Bert Voeten, Dutch journalist and poet (Crossing), born in Breda, Netherlands (d. 1992)
  • Eugene List, American concert pianist and teacher (Eastman School of Music), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sebastian Cabot, British actor (Kismet; Family Affair - "Mr. French", Time Machine), born in London, England (d. 1977)

Famous Deaths

  • Count von Mirbach, German ambassador to Moscow, dies
1918 Highlights

About July 6, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 3 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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