On This Day

What Happened on September 8, 1918

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Barton, British organic chemist (Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1969), born in Gravesend, Kent (d. 1998)
  • John F. Seiberling, American politician (Rep-D-OH, 1971-86), born in Akron, Ohio (d. 2008)
1918 Highlights

About September 8, 1918

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 103 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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