On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernd-Alois Zimmermann, German composer (Soldiers)
  • Donald Featherstone, British writer and wargamer
  • Jack Barry, Lindenhurst NY, game show emcee (Joker's Wild)
  • Marian McPartland, British jazz pianist (Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz), born in Slough, United Kingdom (d. 2013)

Famous Deaths

  • Lewis A. Grant, American Civil War General (b. 1828)
1918 Highlights

About March 20, 1918

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces