Historical Events In 2018
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Jun 06 Iraqi parliament orders manual recount of legislative elections in May after Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi claims evidence of irregularities on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 2018 leBron James eclipses Michael Jordan 's record (109) for most 30-point games in NBA playoff history in Cleveland's Game 3 Finals loss to Golden State
Jun 06 On this day in history special pedestrian lane introduced just for "phubbers" slow-walking smartphone users in Xi'an, China
Jun 07 In the year 2018 baltimore ex-police sergeant Wayne Earl Jenkins, head of a rogue police unit sentenced to 25 years for robbery and racketeering
Jun 07 In the year 2018 mars Curiosity Rover finds organic matter, including methane, on Mars in studies published in journal "Science"
Jun 07 On this day in history stanley Cup Finals: Washington Capitals earn first title in franchise history with a 4-3 win in Las Vegas for a 4-1 series victory over the Golden Knights
Jun 08 On this day in history iMF agrees to lend Argentina up to 50 billion dollars
Jun 08 In the year 2018 nBA Finals: Golden State Warriors win their 3rd title in 4 years with a 108-85 over the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 4-nil sweep. Kevin Durant MVP
Jun 08 The 44th G7 summit is held in Canada. President Trump pushes for the reinstatement of the G8 (to include Russia). He also proposes the elimination of tariffs on this day in history.
Jun 08 WhatsApp rumours of child kidnappers in India prompt two men to be beaten to death by a mob in Karbi Angong district, Assam in the year 2018.
Jun 08 World's most powerful supercomputer, Summit, can process 200,000 trillion calculations per second, launched at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, by IBM and NVidia in the year 2018.
Jun 09 150th Belmont Stakes: Justify wins with Mike Smith aboard to become 13th Triple Crown winner in the year 2018.
Jun 09 On this day in history french Open Women's Tennis: Romanian Simona Halep wins her first Grand Slam singles title beating American Sloane Stephens 3-6, 6-4, 6-1
Jun 10 117th Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem of Austria 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 for his record 11th French title (17th Grand Slam victory) on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history actor Vince Vaughn arrested for drunk driving and resisting arrest near Los Angeles
Jun 11 72nd Tony Awards: "The Band's Visit" best musical, "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" best play in the year 2018.
Jun 11 In landmark ruling, US Attorney General Jeff Sessions rejects El Salvador woman's asylum request based on domestic abuse in the year 2018.
Jun 11 More than 100 people arrested in Vietnam, after protests against special economic zones at the People's Committee Headquarters in Binh Thuan province and elsewhere on this day in history.
Jun 11 Net neutrality is officially repealed by The Federal Communications Commission in the US in the year 2018.
Jun 11 On this day in history spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez accepts migrant rescue ship Aquarius with 629 people on board after Italy refuses it
Jun 12 AT&T's $85.4 billion takeover of Time Warner can go ahead according to US district court judge on this day in history.
Jun 12 On this day in history battle for key Yemen port of Hudaydah begins with assault by Saudi backed pro-government forces against Iranian-backed Houthi rebels
Jun 12 French photographer Jean-Claude Arnault, at center of Nobel Prize Committee scandal, charged with rape in Sweden in the year 2018.
Jun 12 On this day in history greece and the Republic of Macedonia reach a deal to end a 27-year naming dispute between both countries, which would result in Macedonia being officially renamed the Republic of North Macedonia.
Jun 12 Summit in Singapore between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un , US President Donald Trump in the year 2018.
Jun 12 The 2018 North Korea–United States summit is held in Singapore. It is the first summit between a United States President and the North Korean leader in the year 2018.
Jun 13 Antarctica is melting at an accelerating rate - 200 billion tonnes a year, 3 trillion tonnes in 25 years, in report published in "Nature" journal in the year 2018.
Jun 13 FIFA awards hosting rights for the 2026 World Cup to a joint bid from Canada, Mexico and the United States in the year 2018.
Jun 13 In the year 2018 fIFA Congress votes to award 2026 World Cup to joint bid by US, Canada & Mexico
Jun 13 On this day in history raccoon climbs 23 story office building in St Paul, Minnesota, becoming an internet sensation
Jun 13 Roger Connor, American Baseball Hall of Fame 1st baseman (career HR record 138 stood for 23 years), dies of a stomach illness at 73 in the year 2018.
Jun 13 In the year 2018 the Spanish Football Association sacks coach Julen Lopetegui just 2 days out from first World Cup game after he agreed to manage Real Madrid
Jun 13 Volkswagen fined €1 billion (£880m) by German prosecutors over diesel emissions scandal in the year 2018.
Jun 14 In the year 2018 21st FIFA World Cup opens at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia with British singer Robbie Williams and Russian soprano Aida Garifullina performing