Historical Events In 2018
Friday, 18 September 2020
Apr 23 Marvel's "Avengers: Infinity War" directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, starring Chris Evans , Robert Downey Jr and large ensemble cast premieres in Los Angeles in the year 2018.
Apr 23 In the year 2018 van deliberately driven into pedestrians in Toronto, Canada, killing 10 and injuring 13
Apr 24 In the year 2018 ed Sheeran 's "÷" is the best-selling album of 2017, selling 6.1 million copies, according to IFPI
Apr 24 Golden State Killer suspect Joseph DeAngelo arrested and charged with eight murders after being identified through genealogy websites on this day in history.
Apr 24 Streaming music services overtake worldwide sales of CDs and vinyl for the first time according to IFPI in the year 2018.
Apr 24 Suffragist Millicent Fawcett is the first woman to have a statue erected in Parliament Square, London, England in the year 2018.
Apr 24 On this day in history uS President Donald Trump hosts his first state dinner for visiting French President Emmanuel Macron
Apr 25 In the year 2018 danish inventor Peter Madsen found guilty of killing and desecrating body of journalist Kim Wall aboard submarine, sentenced to life imprisonment
Apr 25 On this day in history indian religious leader Asaram Bapu is sentenced to life for raping a 16-year old girl
Apr 26 Comedian Bill Cosby is found guilty of sexual assault in Pennsylvania on this day in history.
Apr 26 NFL Draft: 4 quarterbacks are taken in the top 10 selections for the first time in history on this day in history.
Apr 26 Serial killer "Golden State Killer" identified after 40 years as a former police officer, responsible for 12 killings, 50 rapes in California in the year 2018.
Apr 27 German leader Angela Merkel has a 1-day trip to Washington meeting US President Donald Trump on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history historic Korean summit, the North's Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in of South Korea agree to officially end Korean war and rid peninsula of nuclear weapons
Apr 27 Kim Jong-un crosses into South Korea to meet with President Moon Jae-in, becoming the first North Korean leader to cross the Demilitarized Zone since its creation in 1953 in the year 2018.
Apr 27 Mass protests across Spain after 5 men convicted of sexual abuse but not rape of teenage girl during Running of the Bulls festival in Pamplona on this day in history.
Apr 27 On this day in history more than 40 Tuareg killed over two days by suspected jihadists in Menaka region, Mali
Apr 27 Swedish band ABBA announce they have recorded new songs for the first time since 1982 on this day in history.
Apr 28 Danny Devito Day declared in Jersey for 17th November by Mayor John Moor of Asbury Park on this day in history.
Apr 28 Indian government announces electricity has now reached every Indian village in the year 2018.
Apr 28 In the year 2018 shaquem Griffin is the first one-handed person to be drafted into the NFL, for the Seattle Seahawks
Apr 28 In the year 2018 world's largest child sacrifice, 140 remains uncovered by archaeologists near Trujillo, Peru, dating back 550 years to Chimú civilisation
Apr 29 In the year 2018 animated series " The Simpsons " surpasses "Gunsmoke"'s 635-episode count to have highest episode count of any series on TV
Apr 29 In the year 2018 spanish tennis great Rafael Nadal equals his Open-era record for most wins at the same event (11 Monte Carlo) with his 11th Barcelona ATP title
Apr 29 In the year 2018 sweden's official Twitter account confirms Swedish meatballs actually originated in Turkey
Apr 29 UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd resigns amid immigration scandal involving the Windrush generation on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 2018 coordinated double suicide attack kills 36 in Kabul, Afghanistan, including nine journalists
Apr 30 On this day in history etienne Terrus art museum in Elne, France, reveals half of its collection are fakes
Apr 30 In the year 2018 israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accuses Iran of not holding up its end of the Iran nuclear deal after presenting a cache of over 100,000 documents detailing the extent of Iran's nuclear program. Iran denounces Netanyahu's presentation as "propaganda".
Apr 30 New species of water beetle from Malaysian Borneo’s Maliau Basin named after actor Leonardo DiCaprio on this day in history.
Apr 30 Pakistani city of Nawabshah sets global record for an April temperature, recording high of 50.2C in the year 2018.
Apr 30 Sajid Javid is named UK Home Secretary by Prome Minister Teresa May on this day in history.
Apr 30 Superhero film "Avengers: Infinity War" sets new record for an opening weekend earning $250 million in the US, $630 million worldwide in the year 2018.
Apr 30 World's oldest known spider, a female trapdoor, dies after being killed by a wasp sting in Western Australia, aged 43 in the year 2018.