On This Day

What Happened on March 13, 1918

Historical Events

  • 1st NHL championship: Toronto Arenas beat Montreal Canadiens, outscoring them 10-7 in a 2 game set
  • American Red Magen David (Jewish Red Cross) forms

Historic Event

Leon Trotsky gains control of the Red Army


Famous Birthdays

  • George McAfee, American football player, NFL halfback (Chicago Bears), born in Corbin, Kentucky (d. 2009)

Famous Deaths

  • Karel Stecker, Czech organist, pedagogue, and composer of organ and sacred music dies at 57
1918 Highlights

About March 13, 1918

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

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