On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1918

Historical Events

End of World War I

In order to secure a WWI armistice, Germany agrees to further concessions

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Diffring [Alfred Pollack], German character actor (Assignment Vienna), born in Koblenz, Germany (d. 1989)
  • Robert Lochner, German journalist (help JFK with "Ich bin ein Berliner" speech), born in New York City (d. 2003)
1918 Highlights

About October 20, 1918

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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