Historical Events In 2018
Saturday, 04 July 2020
May 29 In the year 2018 heatwave in Karachi, Pakistan, kills 65 as temperatures soar above 110 degrees Fahrenheit
May 29 On this day in history missouri Governor Eric Greitens resigns over an extramarital affair and illegal use of a donor list
May 29 On this day in history russian journalist Arkady Babchenko fakes his own death with Ukrainian security services to foil an assassination plot
May 29 Starbucks closes more than 8,000 US stores early for racial bias training after two black men wrongly arrested in a store in April on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 2018 danish government bans garments that cover the face, including the niqab and burqa
May 31 On this day in history kim Kardashian West meets US President Trump at the White House to discuss prison reform
May 31 Matt LeBlanc announces he is leaving TV show "Top Gear" on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history the U.S. announces that it will extend its tariffs on imported steel (25%) and aluminium (10%) to include the EU, Mexico and Canada, starting at midnight.
May 31 Uganda's parliament imposes tax on social media to stop gossip in the year 2018.
May 31 Zinédine Zidane announces his resignation as Real Madrid manager after 3 successive Champions League titles on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history law professor Giuseppe Conte is sworn in as Italian Prime Minister as head of a populist coalition
Jun 01 Rouzan al-Najjar, a 22 year-old Palestinian medic is shot and killed by Israeli forces on the Gaza border, causing widespread condmnation on this day in history.
Jun 01 On this day in history spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy forced out of office by a no-confidence vote in parliament, filed by Socialist leader Pedro Sánchez
Jun 01 In the year 2018 uS unemployment rate falls to 3.8%, lowest since 2000
Jun 02 Socialist Pedro Sánchez is sworn in as Spanish Prime Minister in the year 2018.
Jun 03 In the year 2018 at least 109 people are killed and hundreds wounded by the eruption of Volcán de Fuego, Guatemala's deadliest volcano for over a century.
Jun 03 In the year 2018 boat capsizes off eastern Tunisia drowning at least 48 migrants
Jun 03 In the year 2018 dead whale found with 17 pounds (80 pieces) of plastic in its stomach in Songkhla province, Thailand
Jun 03 In the year 2018 golden State guard Stephen Curry breaks Ray Allen's NBA Finals record for most 3-pointers with 9 in the Warriors 19 point Game 2 win over Cleveland
Jun 03 Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts killing at least 110, with 332 missing and forcing the evacuation of over 3,100 in the year 2018.
Jun 03 In the year 2018 uS Open Women's Golf, Shoal Creek GC: Ariya Jatanugarn of Thailand gives up 7-shot lead but wins in playoff with Kim Hyo-joo
Jun 04 Former US President Bill Clinton and James Patterson publish a thriller novel "The President is Missing" together in the year 2018.
Jun 04 In the year 2018 former US President Bill Clinton in interview with NBC says he hasn't and doesn't need to apologize to Monica Lewinsky
Jun 04 In the year 2018 jordanian Prime Minister Hani Mulki resigns amid huge protests against tax and price increases. King Abdullah appoints Omar Razzaz to replace him.
Jun 04 US President Donald Trump tweets "I have the absolute right to PARDON myself" in the year 2018.
Jun 05 On this day in history "Ocean's 8" film premieres, directed by Gary Ross starring Sandra Bullock , Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway and Rihanna
Jun 05 In the year 2018 boxer Floyd Mayweather named 2017 top earning sportsperson by Forbes with $285 million
Jun 05 Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to rape and sexual assault charges in court in New York on this day in history.
Jun 05 Miss America pageant announces an end to its swimsuit competition in the year 2018.
Jun 05 US Judge Aaron Persky, criticized for his leniency towards campus sex attacker Brock Turner, firt judge voted out in 80 years in Santa Clara, California on this day in history.
Jun 05 US President Trump administration's policy of separating immigrant children from their families violates international law according to the UN in the year 2018.
Jun 06 Alice John serving jail for drug offense granted clemency by US President Trump after Kim Kardashian highlights case on this day in history.
Jun 06 At least 46 Ethiopian migrants drown after their boat capcizes of fthe coast of Yemen on this day in history.
Jun 06 French man announced to have won France's €1 million My Lottery for the second time in 2 years, with odds of 1 in 16 trillion on this day in history.