What Happened on March 31, 1918

Historical Events

  • 1st daylight savings time in US goes into effect

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Kemp (née Hubbert), American choral conductor, composer, and voice teacher, born in Perkasie, Pennsylvania (d. 2015)
  • Marv Grissom, American baseball pitcher, coach (MLB All Star 1954, NY, SF Giants), born in Los Molinos, CA (d. 2005)
  • Ted Post, American television and film director (Gunsmoke; Beneath the Planet of the Apes; Magnum Force), born in Brooklyn, NYC (d. 2013)
Born in 1918
1918 Highlights

About March 31, 1918

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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