Tuesday April 16, 1918
US date format: 4/16/1918, UK date format: 16/4/1918
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 16, 1918). The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Spike Milligan and Dick Gibson.
The Blue Bird, directed by Maurice Tourneur, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 16, 1918?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
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- Spike Milligan: British director and writer best known...
- Spike Milligan Ahmed Nagar India actor/comedian (Digby: Three Musketeers).
- Dick Gibson: English race car driver (d. 2010).
- Hsuan Hua: Chinese-American monk and author (d....
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 16, 1918?
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Top #4 songs in the USA
- Frances White - I'd Like to Be a Monkey in the Zoo
- Henry Burr - Are You from Heaven?
- Peerless Quartet - Liberty Bell (It's Time to Ring Again)
- Henry Burr - Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight (For Her Daddy Over There)