President Woodrow Wilson reads the armistice terms to Congress. The armistice, which was signed Nov. 11, 1918, officially brought World War I to an end. Wilson would later recognize Nov. 11 as Armistice Day in 1919; ultimately, the holiday changed to Veterans Day following World War II. (Shutterstock.com)

President Woodrow Wilson reads the
armistice terms to Congress. The armistice,
which was signed Nov. 11, 1918, officially
brought World War I to an end. Wilson
would later recognize Nov. 11 as Armistice
Day in 1919; ultimately, the holiday
changed to Veterans Day following World
War II. (Shutterstock.com)