On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 1918

Historical Events


UKStonehenge

Cecil Chubb gives prehistoric monument Stonehenge to the British nation

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Stonehenge, a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England
Stonehenge, a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England
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Victory in BattleEnd of World War I

Germany's supreme commander General Eric Ludendorff resigns, protesting the terms to which the German Government has agreed in negotiating an armistice

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This painting depicts the signing of the armistice which ended World War I in Compiegne, France
This painting depicts the signing of the armistice which ended World War I in Compiegne, France
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  • Soldiers revolt at Harskamp, Veluwe
1918 Highlights

About October 26, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Scorpio