On This Day

December 14, 1918 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • David Loyd George's coalition Government wins a clear majority in the UK general election
  • Sinn Féin candidates win 73 of 105 Irish seats in UK general election, though all will refuse to take seats in Westminster, instead meeting at a Dail Eireann in Dublin

Birthdays in History

  • B.K.S. Iyengar, Indian yoga advocate, born in Bellur, Kolar district, Kingdom of Mysore (d. 2014)

Deaths in History

  • Sidónio Pais, Portuguese politician (4th President of Portugal, 66th Prime Minister of Portugal), murdered at 46
1918 in History