Sunday October 13, 1918

US date format: 10/13/1918, UK date format: 13/10/1918

It was Sunday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 13, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat). Famous people born on this day include Robert Walker and Lawrence Scott Lightner. Huns and Hyphens, directed by Larry Semon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1918 or at October 13 across the years.

Like this date if it is important to you!

Have a look at the old newspapers from October 13, 1918 and get them!

Get historic newspapers from October 13, 1918
The Times

Discover our US newspaper digital archive from October 13, 1918

Browse US newspapers from October 13, 1918
historic newspapers


Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

See other popular movies of the week

Huns and Hyphens

Directed by: Larry Semon

Starring: Stan Laurel, Larry Semon, Madge Kirby, Mae Laurel

To the Rescue

Directed by: Melanie Wood

Shifting Sands

Directed by: Albert Parker

Starring: Gloria Swanson, Joe King, Harvey Clark, Leone Carton

Country: United States of America

Shoulder Arms

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Edna Purviance, Charles Chaplin, Syd Chaplin, Loyal Underwood

Country: United States of America

Thomas Graals bästa barn

Directed by: Mauritz Stiller

Starring: Victor Sjöström, Karin Molander, Josef Fischer, Jenny Tschernichin-Larsson


Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 13, 1918?


  • RC Saints - translation (1163) of Saint Edward the Confessor; memorial of Saint Gerald of Aurillac
  • Roman festivals - Fontanalia: festival dedicated to Fontus
  • French Republican Calendar - POche (Peach) Day, twenty-second day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Also see October 13 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • See more


  • Mehmed Talat Pasha and the Young Turk (C.U.P.) ministry resign and sign an armistice, ending Ottoman participation in World War I.
vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 13, 1918?

    Top #3 songs in the USA

  1. Good-Bye, Mother Machree - Harry Macdonough & Shannon Four
  2. Oh, How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning - Arthur Fields
  3. While You're Away - Harry Ellis

Like this date if it is important to you!