Thursday 18 April 1918
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include André Bazin and Gabriel Axel.
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..
What the sky looked like on 18 April 1918
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 18 April 1918 ?
- Saint Galdino (d. 1176)
- Saint Perfecto (d. 850)
- Saint Agia (Aya) (d. 707)
- Saint Timon
- Saint Ursmarus (d. 713)
- Saint Werner (d. 1287)
- Blessed Idesbald van der Gracht (d. 1167), patron saint of fishermen and Flemish nobility
- Saint Eusebius (d. 526)
- Saint Apollonius (d. 185/6)
- Marie de l'Incarnation (1566 ? 1618)
- The Cheat's Cheatday on homestarrunner.com
- Zimbabwe ? Independence Day.
- Saint Emma
- Iran - Army Day
- André Bazin: French film theorist, one of cinema's most important and influential thinkers.
- Gabriel Axel: Danish-French actor director and producer (d. 2014).
- Robert Zimonyi Hungary: cox (Olympics-Hungary-bronze-1948/US-gold-1964).
- Shinobu Hashimoto: Japanese director producer and screenwriter.
- Tony Mottola Kearney New Jersey: president of Sony Music Entertainment/guitarist/host (Melody Street).
- Tony Mottola: American guitarist and composer (d. 2004).
- Clifton Hillegass: American publisher founded CliffsNotes (d. 2001).
- Roger de: Grey president (Royal Academy).
- Cleveland center fielder Tris Speaker turns an unassisted double play.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1918 ?
Top #4 songs in the USA
- Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight (For Her Daddy Over There) - Henry Burr
- Liberty Bell (It's Time to Ring Again) - Peerless Quartet
- Are You from Heaven? - Henry Burr
- I'd Like to Be a Monkey in the Zoo - Frances White