What Happened on September 5, 1918

Historical Events

  • Decree "On Red Terror" is published in Russia
  • Due to WWI, 15th Baseball World Series begins a month early; Boston Red Sox defeat Chicago Cubs, 1-0 at Comiskey Park

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? 104 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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