On This Day

December 17, 1918 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • A conference of workers' and soldiers' councils take control of German government in Berlin, until elections in January selects new national assembly

Weddings in History

Manuel L. Quezon

Philippine Senator (and later 2nd President) Manuel L. Quezon (40) weds first cousin Aurora Aragon (30) in Hong Kong