Historical Events In 2018
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Jul 18 Google fined record $5.1 billion by the EU for abusing its power in mobile phone market on this day in history.
Jul 18 Lava from Kilauea volcano eruption has now destroyed 700 homes and added 700 acres to Big Island confirms Hawaii National Guard on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 2018 new Earth geological age announced, the Meghalayan Age 4,200 years ago to the present, by the International Commission on Stratigraphy
Jul 18 On this day in history nicaraguan government announces Masaya is back under its control after violent clashes with anti-government protesters
Jul 18 On this day in history seventeen men charged with the gang-rape of a 12-year old girl in Chennai, India
Jul 18 In the year 2018 turkey ends its two-year State of Emergency
Jul 19 Airbus Beluga XL, painted to look like the whale, makes its first flight, landing in Toulouse-Blagnac, France More >> in the year 2018.
Jul 19 In the year 2018 brazilian soccer international goalkeeper Alisson transfers from Roma to Liverpool for a world record shot blocker's fee of £66.8m
Jul 19 Duck boot sinks in Table Rock Lake, Missouri, drowning 17 people in the year 2018.
Jul 19 In the year 2018 first commercial flight, the "bird of peace" between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years lands in Asmara, Eritrea, reuniting families
Jul 19 Israel's parliament passes controversial "nation state" law giving only Jews self-determination, relegating Arabic to "special status" on this day in history.
Jul 19 Largest intact sarcophagus of its kind ever found (2000 years old) opened in Alexandria, contains 3 skeletons, not a curse as feared on this day in history.
Jul 19 On this day in history russian ship Dmitri Donskoii, with possible cargo of gold coins is discovered in waters between South Korea and Japan where it sunk in 1905
Jul 20 In the year 2018 american director James Gunn fired as director of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3" by Disney after past offensive tweets surface
Jul 20 Australian businessman James Packer announces he has quit 22 directorships due to mental health issues in the year 2018.
Jul 21 India scraps tax on sanitary products after campaign by activists in the year 2018.
Jul 21 On this day in history re-boot of TV show "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" announced with creator Joss Whedon as executive producer
Jul 22 British Open Golf, Carnoustie: Francesco Molinari holds off a pack of players including favourites Rory McIlroy & Justin Rose to win by 2; first Italian to win a major title in the year 2018.
Jul 22 In the year 2018 heatwave in Japan kills 11 in one day
Jul 22 On this day in history israeli military and allies evacuate over 400 White Helmet Syrian rescue workers from its border with Syria to Jordan
Jul 22 Lone gunman shooting kills 3 including gunman and injures 13 in Toronto, Canada on this day in history.
Jul 22 TV show "Supergirl" announces casting of first live-action transgender superhero, by transgender actor Nicole Maines as Nia Nal on this day in history.
Jul 22 US President Trump threatens Iran in an all-caps tweet of "consequences" in response to speech by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on this day in history.
Jul 23 250,000 doses of vaccines for children produced by a firm in China faulty according to reports in China on this day in history.
Jul 23 Dam collapses while under construction in Attapeu province, Laos, killing at least 20 with more than 100 missing on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 2018 environmental reports finds China on track to reach new emission targets, but carbon dioxide emissions risen - 9.2 billion metric tons in 2017, more than US and Europe combined
Jul 23 First graphic novel to be nominated for a major literary prize is "Sabrina" by Nick Drnaso for Booker long list in the year 2018.
Jul 23 International Monetary Fund predicts inflation of 1 million percent in Venezuela by end of 2018 in the year 2018.
Jul 23 On this day in history japan records its highest ever temperature at 41.1 degrees (105.98F) in Kumagaya
Jul 23 Slum homes for 30,000 people demolished to make way for a dual carriage way in Nairobi, Kenya on this day in history.
Jul 24 First bison born in Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada, in 140 years, after being reintroduced in the year 2018.
Jul 24 Singer Demi Lovato is hospitalized after a drug overdose in Los Angeles in the year 2018.
Jul 24 In the year 2018 wildfires near Athens, Greece, kill 91 with 104 injured, over 600 rescued from the coast by boats
Jul 25 In the year 2018 georgian representative James Spencer resigns after being fooled into saying racial slurs on Sacha Baron Cohen 's "Who is America" programe