Wednesday 18 December 1918
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include William Boggs and Pierre Desgraupes.
The Heart of Humanity, directed by Allen Holubar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1918
while The Tree of Heaven by May Sinclair was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 18 December 1918!
Which were the important events of 18 December 1918 ?
- Roman festivals - Feast of Epona (during Saturnalia)
- R.C. Saints - Gatianus of Tours
- Also see December 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Niger - Republic Day (autonomous in 1958)
- Greek Orthodox Church ? Feast of Sebastian the Martyr
- William Boggs: Canadian pioneering leader in military and commercial aviation.
- Pierre Desgraupes: French TV journalist, writer and producer.
- Henryk Jarecki composer: dies at age 72.
- The United States House of Representatives approves the Eighteenth Amendment to enact Prohibition.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1918 ?
Top #3 songs in the USA
- My Baby Boy - Lewis James
- Dear Little Boy of Mine - Charles Harrison
- Oui, Oui, Marie - Irving Kaufman
Search For Your Ancestors
Make this date unforgettable
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?