Historical Events In 2018
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Sep 20 On this day in history eU leaders, including Donald Tusk and Emmanuel Macron, criticize Theresa May 's Brexit plan at a summit in Salzburg, Austria
Sep 20 Overloaded ferry capsizes on Lake Victoria, Tanzania, killing at least 207, with one man surviving in air lock for two days in the year 2018.
Sep 20 The MV Nyerere capsizes on Lake Victoria, killing at least 228 passengers on this day in history.
Sep 20 Woman shoots seven people, killing three and herself at a Rite Aid distribution center near Baltimore, Maryland in the year 2018.
Sep 21 Fossil of Dickinsonia, “the Holy Grail of palaeontology” proven to be oldest known animal fossil, 558 million years old from White Sea, Russia in the year 2018.
Sep 22 On this day in history an attack at a military parade kills at least 29 people in Ahvaz, Iran.
Sep 22 In the year 2018 four gunmen open fire on Revolutionary Guard soldiers at a parade in Ahvaz, Iran, killing 25 including civilians
Sep 22 Singer Rihanna is appointed as an ambassador for Barbados in the year 2018.
Sep 23 In the year 2018 39 year old New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees throws 17 yard pass to Michael Thomas to become NFL career pass leader, breaking Brett Favre's record of 6,300 completions; Saints beat Falcons 43-37
Sep 23 On this day in history alexander Zverev beats Kevin Anderson 6-7, 7-5, 10-7 in Chicago to complete a 13-8 win for Team Europe over Team World in the 2nd Laver Cup tennis tournament
Sep 23 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches "Modicare", free heathcare for 500 million, world's biggest healthcare program in the year 2018.
Sep 23 Japan's space agency is the first to place two robotic explorers on an asteroid - Ryugu, from its Hayabusa-2 spacecraft on this day in history.
Sep 23 Mud volcano, the Otman-Bozdag, erupts 300m (980ft) high, near Baku, Azerbaijan in the year 2018.
Sep 23 Tiger Woods fires final round 71 to beat Billy Horschel by 2 and win the Tour Championship at East Lake GC in Atlanta: Woods' 80th PGA Tour win; first in 5 years; Justin Rose wins FedEx Cup crown, $10m bonus on this day in history.
Sep 24 Ebola virus has caused 69 deaths and sickened 150 people according to Ministry of Heath in Democratic Republic of Congo on this day in history.
Sep 24 On this day in history pakyong Airport, India's 100th airport, is opened in the Himalayan mountains at 1,400 meters by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Sep 24 In the year 2018 real Madrid midfielder & Croatian World Cup captain Luka Modrić is named world's best male player at the FIFA Awards in London; Brazil & Orlando Pride forward Marta best female player; France's Didier Deschamps best men's coach
Sep 25 In the year 2018 comedian Bill Cosby sentenced to 3-10 years in jail for 2004 sexual assault, first celebrity to be jailed in the #MeToo era
Sep 25 Instagram’s co-founders, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger resign from Instagram and parent company Facebook on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven loses a confidence vote after election results in a hung parliament
Sep 25 US fashion company Michael Kors buys Italian brand versace for $2.1 billion on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history uS President Trump criticizes Globalism and Iran speaking at the UN General Assembly
Sep 27 In the year 2018 first Chinese #MeToo case goes to court, TV star Zhu Jun sues for defamation after accusation posted online
Sep 27 Half of all orca could die through pollution involving polychlorinated biphenyls in the ocean, according to study published in "Science" on this day in history.
Sep 27 India's Supreme Court rules overturns 158-year old rule, section 497, decriminalizing adultery because it was discriminatory against women in the year 2018.
Sep 27 On this day in history justin Milne, head of Australian Broadcasting Corporation resigns amid allegations of firing journalists for the government
Sep 27 On this day in history uS Securities and Exchange Commission files lawsuit accusing Elon Musk of securities fraud
Sep 27 On this day in history uS Senate hearing into alleged sexual assault by Judge Brett Kavanaugh with him and accuser Christine Blasey Ford giving evidence
Sep 28 In the year 2018 7.5 magnitude earthquake hits just off island of Sulawesi, Indonesia, setting off a tsunami that hits cities of Donggala and Palu, at least 1649 people killed
Sep 28 A magnitude 7.5 earthquake hits Sulawesi, Indonesia, causing a tsunami that kills at least 2,256 people and injures more than 10,679 others on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 2018 cristiano Ronaldo accused of rape in 2009 in US lawsuit filed in Nevada
Sep 28 In the year 2018 sulawesi earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia killing 4,340 people
Sep 28 On this day in history up to 50 million Facebook accounts hacked due to a code weakness
Sep 29 In the year 2018 large demonstrations across Brazil against far-right presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro