On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1918

Historical Events

  • Decree "On Red Terror" is published in Russia
  • Due to WW I, 15th World Series begins a month early

Famous Birthdays

  • Luis Alcoriza, Mexican screenwriter, film director, and actor, born in Badajoz, Mexico (d. 1992)
1918 Highlights

About September 5, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 101 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo