On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1918

Historical Events

  • Short-lived Banat Republic founded in territory where Romania, Hungary and Serbia meet

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Stevenson, Canadian-American parapsychologist and reincarnation expert, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Egon Schiele, Austrian painter and graphic artist, dies at 28
  • [Stephen] Istv├ín Tisza, Hungarian PM (1903-05, 1913-17), assassinated by soldiers at 57
1918 Highlights

About October 31, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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