On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1918

Historical Events

  • Pro-German supreme commander general Cutters lay-offs

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermann Zapf, German typeface designer (Palatino and Optima), born in Nuremberg (d. 2015)
1918 Highlights

About November 8, 1918

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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