On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1918

Historical Events

  • Soccer team SON OF Meerssen forms
  • Socialist Youth AJC organizes in Amsterdam

Famous Birthdays

  • Al Benton, American baseball player (d. 1968)
  • Bob Broeg, American sports writer (d. 2005)
  • Yevgeny Pepelyaev, Bodaybo, Irkutsk, Soviet Union, fighter pilot, (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Willem Coenen, composer, dies at 80
1918 Highlights

About March 18, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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