On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1918

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestMike Wallace

Mike Wallace, American journalist and media personality (Biography, 60 Minutes), born in Brookline, Massachusetts (d. 2012)

Newscaster Mike Wallace
Mike Wallace
  • Orville Freeman, (Sen-D-Mn)/Sec of Agriculture (1961-69), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • George Co┼čbuc, Romanian poet, dies at 51
1918 Highlights

About May 9, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus