Thursday October 17, 1918
US date format: 10/17/1918, UK date format: 17/10/1918
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 17, 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 Rita Hayworth and Ralph Wilson.
Nothing But Trouble, directed by , 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 October 17, 1918?
- R.C. Saints - Saint Ignatius of Antioch; translation of Saint Audrey (�thelthryth); Saint Richard Gwyn
- United States - Black Poetry Day
- UN International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- French Republican Calendar - Aubergine (Eggplant) Day, twenty-sixth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- De Kooy airport in the Netherlands opens
- Yugoslavia proclaims itself a republic.
- First use of American Code Talkers in World War I, by members of the Choctaq tribe in radio communications.
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Days to next October 17If October 17, 1918 is your birthday you're 102 years, 1 month, 7 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 10 months, 23 days.
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 17, 1918?
On October 17, 1918 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is October 17, 1918?
On October 17, 1918 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on October 17, 1918?
On October 17, 1918 the US President was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 17, 1918?
On October 17, 1918 the UK Prime Minister was David Lloyd George (Liberal).
Who was the Pope on October 17, 1918?
On October 17, 1918 Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 17, 1918?
On October 17, 1918 several famous people were born including, Rita Hayworth, Ralph Wilson, Louis Althusser.