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1918
   winner of the US Open Men's Singles was   
Lindley Murray
d. Bill Tilden 6-3 6-1 7-5
1918
   winner of the US Open Women's Singles was   
Molla Bjurstedt
Alexei Romanov
   died in   
1918 Aged 13 by Assassination
royal heir, Russian
1918
   World Series Champions were the   
Boston Red Sox
4 games to 2 v. Chicago Cubs
1918
   was the year   
Csar Nicholas II Died
Although the revolution occurred in 1917, Csar Nicholas II and his family were not executed until the following July.
1918
   was the year   
World War I Ended
Although generally accepted to have ended on November 11, 1918, it did not officially end until the Treaty of Versailles was signed the following year.
Nelson Mandela
   was born on   
July 18, 1918
Ted Williams
   was born on   
August 30, 1918
Baseball
Phil Rizzuto
   was born on   
September 25, 1918
Baseball
Anwar Sadat
   was born on   
December 25, 1918
His father was Egyptian, and his mother was Sudanese.
Leonard Bernstein
   was born on   
August 25, 1918
American composer and conductor
1918
   saw the birth of   
Anwar Sadat
Egyptian President
1918
   the winner was   
Exterminator
William Knapp
Eddy Arnold
   was born on   
May 15, 1918
Country singer
Czechoslovakia
   gained independence in   
1918
October 28. Austria- Hungary
U.S.S. New York
      
Present at the Surrender of the German High Seas Fleet, Nov. 1918
Commissioned April 1914 -- BB-34
1918
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Night Watch
Jockey - Bill Duncan, Trainer - Richard Bradfield, Owner - C. L. Macdonald, Time - 3.25.75
1918
      
Armistice of Mudros
Ends the Middle-Eastern part of World War I and forces the Ottomans to renounce most of their imperial holdings.
1918
      
Treaty of Batum
Between the Democratic Republic of Armenia and the Ottoman Empire.
1918
      
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
Russia pulls out of World War I.
1918
      
Treaty of Bucharest
Between Romania and the Central Powers; never ratified.
1918
   is birth year of   
Bernstein
Leonard, d. 1990
1918
   is birth year of   
Rochberg
George, d. 2005
1918
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Jack Hare Jr.
Charles Peak on board -- Trainer F. D. Weir -- W. E. Applegate -- 1:53.40
1918
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
War Cloud
Johnny Loftus on board -- Trainer W. B. Jennings -- A. Kingsley Macomber -- 1:53.60
1918
   winner was   
Johren
Frank Robinson up, Trainer: Albert Simons, Owner: Harry P. Whitney -- 2:20.40
Elizabeth Bishop
   wrote   
Manners For a Child of 1918
"My grandfather said to me as we sat on the wagon seat"
1918
   was won by   
Ballyboggan
Evelyn Hope-Johnstone
1918
   saw the   
Battle of Cantigny
First American offensive of World War I
1918
   the winner was the   
Toronto Arenas
Mehmed V
   ruled from   
1909 - 1918
His reign began on 27 April 1909 but he had no real political power. His only significant political act was to formally declare Jihad against the Allies in 1914.
1918 – 19
   was won by   
Celtic
Runners Up, Rangers
1918
   was the year   
Csar Nicholas II Died
Although the revolution occurred in 1917, Csar Nicholas II and his family were not executed until the following July.
1918
   was the year   
World War I Ended
Although generally accepted to have ended on November 11, 1918, it did not officially end until the Treaty of Versailles was signed the following year.
1918
   was the year of the   
Battle of Cantigny
First American offensive of World War I
Louisa May Alcott
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Little Women (1918)
The 1868 book was first released as a movie in 1918 - a black and white, silent film. Starred Isabel Lamon, Dorothy Bernard, Lillian Hall and Florence Flinn. The 1994 remake is better known.
Manfred Von Richthofen
   died in   
1918 aged 25 Shot Down over Morlancourt Ridge
"The Red Baron" - World War I "ace of aces" German
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
   features   
First World War, 1914-1918
World War I
   occurred during   
1914-1918
Louisa May Alcott
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Little Women (1918)
The 1868 book was first released as a movie in 1918 - a black and white, silent film. Starred Isabel Lamon, Dorothy Bernard, Lillian Hall and Florence Flinn. The 1994 remake is better known.
Gallipoli (1981)
   features   
First World War, 1914-1918
Doctor Zhivago
   is   
The Russian Revolution, 1917 & Russian Civil War, 1918-1920
By Boris Pasternak, 1957
Charles Chaplin
   directed   
A Dog's Life (1918)
Doctor Zhivago (1965)
   features   
Russian Civil War of 1918-1920
20th century novel by Boris Pasternak. Most famous film adaption is the 1965 movie by David Lean featuring Omar Sharif as Zhivago.
Wings (1927)
   features   
First World War, 1914-1918
Sergeant York (1941)
   features   
First World War, 1914-1918
All Quiet on the Western Front
   is   
The First World War, 1914-1918
By Erich Maria Remarque, 1929
Grand Illusion (1937)
   features   
First World War, 1914-1918






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