What Happened on September 18, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnny Mantz, American auto racer (Southern 500, 1950, first 500-mile race in NASCAR history), born in Hebron, Indiana (d. 1972)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Farrar, English composer and musician, dies fighting on the Western Front during WWI at 33
1918 Highlights

About September 18, 1918

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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