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  • Kansas, U.S.
    Friday Apr 5, 1918

    Spanish Flu

    First public Health Report

    Kansas, U.S.
    Friday Apr 5, 1918

    The first mention of influenza was reported in a weekly public health report. The report had 18 severe cases and death tally of three in Haskell, Kansas.




  • Ireland
    Monday Apr 8, 1918

    Irish War of Independence

    The Report of the Irish Convention

    Ireland
    Monday Apr 8, 1918

    In April 1918, the British Cabinet, in the face of the crisis caused by the German Spring Offensive, attempted with a dual policy to simultaneously link the enactment of conscription into Ireland with the implementation of Home Rule, as outlined in the report of the Irish Convention of 8 April 1918.




  • Moldova (Then Bessarabia)
    Tuesday Apr 9, 1918

    Hungarian–Romanian War

    Signing The Union of Bessarabia with Romania

    Moldova (Then Bessarabia)
    Tuesday Apr 9, 1918

    The Union of Bessarabia with Romania was signed on 9 April 1918. The unification act that brought these lands within the modern Romanian state was not recognized by Bolshevik Soviet Russia, but it was occupied with fighting the White movement, Poland and the Ukraine in its war for independence, and resources were not available to challenge Romania.




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