On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1918

Historical Events

  • 1st concrete ship to cross the Atlantic (Faith) is launched in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis Patrick, American actor (Dear Dead Delilah, Dallas, Rituals), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2002)

Famous Deaths

  • Lucretia Garfield, First Lady of the United States as the wife of James A. Garfield (1881), dies at 85
1918 Highlights

About March 14, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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