On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1918

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Belgian troops re-enter Brussels, lost to the German invaders on 20 August 1914
  • Latvia declares independence from Russia

Famous Birthdays

  • Tasker Watkins, Welsh World War II hero, born in Nelson, Wales (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Reggie Schwartz, South African cricketer (55 wickets for South Africa), dies at 43