On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1918

Historical Events

  • 1st daylight savings time in US goes into effect

Famous Birthdays

  • Helen Kemp (nee 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, Dir (Peacemaker, Beneath the Planet of the Apes)
1918 Highlights

About March 31, 1918

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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