On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Louis Althusser, French philosopher (For Marx, Strangled His Wife)
  • Robert Charles Evans, mountaineer/doctor

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Lockwood, American actor (Tess of the Storm Country), dies from the flu at 31
  • Joseph Lesage, French painter/etcher (WWI), dies at 34
1918 Highlights

About October 19, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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