On This Day

What Happened on September 17, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Chaim Herzog, 6th President of Israel (1983-93), born in Belfast, Ireland (d. 1997)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Abbott and Costello's Bud Abbott (22) weds Betty Smith

Comedian and Actor Bud Abbott
Comedian and Actor
Bud Abbott

1918 Highlights

About September 17, 1918

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 102 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo