On This Day

August 3, 1918 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • The first allied troops land at Archangel, the Russian port on the White Seas

Birthdays in History

  • James MacGregor Burns, American political writer (The Lion & the Fox), born in Melrose, Massachusetts (d. 2014)
  • Sidney Gottlieb, American CIA official, born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1999)

Deaths in History

  • Albert P Hahn, Dutch political cartoonist (Het Volk), dies at 41