On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1918

Historical Events

  • Republic of Poland proclaimed
  • Supreme commander of the army General Cutters resigns
  • WWI: On the Western Front, Germany is now retreating as French and American troops cross the Meuse and move to take Sedan

Famous Birthdays

  • Ronnie Brody, British actor (Superman 3, What's Up Nurse, Ritz), born in Bristol, England (d. 1991)
1918 Highlights

About November 6, 1918

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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