Thursday 5 September 1918
It was Thursday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Jean-Marie Poitras and Luis Alcoriza.
A Pair of Silk Stockings, directed by Walter Edwards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 5 September 1918
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Which were the important events of 5 September 1918 ?
- Jean-Marie Poitras: Canadian businessman and senator (d. 2009).
- Luis Alcoriza: Actor / writer / director (Tiburoneros), dies of emphysema.
- Bob Katter: Sr.
- Buddy Williams: Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1986).
- Due to WWI, 15th World Series begins a month early
- Decree ''On Red Terror'' is published in Russia