What Happened on October 1, 1918

Historical Events

Victory in Battle

World War I: Combined Arab and British force under the Lawrence of Arabia, T. E. Lawrence captures Damascus from the Turks

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Iglesias Álvares, Spanish pianist, composer, educator and critic, born in Orense, Spain (d. 2011)
1918 Highlights

About October 1, 1918

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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