On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1918

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • S Potter becomes 1st US pilot to shoot down a German seaplane
  • US Congress authorizes time zones & approves daylight saving time

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Jazz musician Louis Armstrong (17) weds Daisy Parker (21)

Jazz Musician Louis Armstrong
Jazz Musician
Louis Armstrong

Famous Deaths

  • Willem H de Beaufort, Dutch historian/liberal politician, dies at 73