On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1918

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

World War I: Arab forces under T. E. Lawrence ("Lawrence of Arabia") capture Damascus

Soldier and Writer T. E. Lawrence
Soldier and Writer
T. E. Lawrence

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Iglesias Alvares, composer
1918 Highlights

About October 1, 1918

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra