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Historical Events In 2018

Wednesday, 27 January 2021

Oct 08   In the year 2018 nobel prize for Economics awarded to William Nordhaus for climate change and Paul Romer for endogenous growth theory  

Oct 08   On this day in history the IPCC releases its Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC, warning that "rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society" are needed to ensure that global warming is kept below 1.5 °C.  

Oct 09   On this day in history president Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley says she is resigning at the end of the year  

Oct 10   On this day in history flash floods kills at least 10 in Sant Llorenç des Cardassar, Majorca, Spain  

Oct 10   In the year 2018 hurricane Michael makes landfall at Mexico Beach, Florida, with winds of 155 mph and a minimum pressure of 919 mbar. It is the most intense hurricane to hit the mainland United States since Camille in 1969.  

Oct 10   In the year 2018 hurricane Michael makes landfall near Mexico Beach, Florida, as a category 4 hurricane with winds of 155 mph (250 km/h), going on to kill 27, having killed 15 in Central America  

Oct 11   Russian Soyuz spacecraft makes emergency landing when rocket fails two minutes after liftoff, with American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut aboard on this day in history.  

Oct 11   World's new longest flight flies from Singapore to Newark Airport, New Jersey takes 17 hours 52 mins in the year 2018.  

Oct 12   20 year old Russian Evgeni Malkin scores in the 1st period to become the first NHL player in 89 years with goals in his first 6 games as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Kings, 4-3 in Los Angeles in the year 2018.  

Oct 12   On this day in history banksy work "Girl With Balloon" automatically shreds moments after being sold for 1 million pounds in London, re-named "Love is in the Bin"  

Oct 12   In the year 2018 uS air strike in central Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab militants  

Oct 13   Oldest known human remains from Poland at 115,000 years from revealed to be Neanderthal child from Ciemna Cave eaten by a large bird on this day in history.  

Oct 13   In the year 2018 pope Francis defrocks two Chilean bishops for alleged sexual abuse of minors  

Oct 14   In the year 2018 afghan batsman Hazratullah Zazai becomes only the 6th player in cricket history (3rd in T20) to hit 6-sixes in an over; scores 62 in 17 balls in Kabul Zwanan loss v Balkh Legends in Afghanistan Premier League  

Oct 14   Flash floods in Aude region, France kill at least 10 people on this day in history.  

Oct 15   In the year 2018 american retailer Sears files for bankruptcy  

Oct 15   At least 180,000 migrants driven out of Anglo and back into the Democratic Republic of Congo in the year 2018.  

Oct 15   Caravan of up to 4,000 Central American migrants that started in Honduras reaches Guatemala, heading for Mexico and the US in the year 2018.  

Oct 15   In the year 2018 indian minister and editor MJ Akbar files a defamation case after being accused of sexual harassment by multiple women in #MeToo case  

Oct 16   Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex begin their first royal tour visiting Australia and New Zealand on this day in history.  

Oct 16   Canada legalises the sale and use of cannabis, becoming the second country in the world to do so, after Uruguay in 2013 on this day in history.  

Oct 16   In the year 2018 chairman of China's Xinjiang’s government defends its detention camps for Uighur Muslims saying they provided “vocational education and training”  

Oct 16   In the year 2018 man Booker Prize is won by Anna Burns' "Milkman", the first winner from Northern Ireland  

Oct 16   Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman denies knowledge of the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi according to President Trump on this day in history.  

Oct 17   In the year 2018 australian state of Queensland decriminalizes abortion  

Oct 17   Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch puppeteer Caroll Spinney leaves "Sesame Street" after 50 years in the year 2018.  

Oct 17   Canada legalizes the sale of recreational cannabis, the second country after Uruguay in the year 2018.  

Oct 17   India's junior foreign minister MJ Akbar is highest official to resign in #MeToo case after sexual harassment accusations by numerous women on this day in history.  

Oct 17   Student shoots and detonates a bomb killing 20 with 40 injured at Kerch polytechnic college, Crimea on this day in history.  

Oct 17   The revived "The Connors" debuts on ABC TV starring Sara Gilbert, Laurie Metcalf and John Goodman , without fired former star Roseanne Barr in the year 2018.  

Oct 19   On this day in history "Halloween" film reboot starring Jamie Curtis makes a record $77m for a horror film with a female lead, biggest debut any film with female lead over 55 in US  

Oct 19   At least 59 people are killed and at least 100 injured when a train runs through a crowd at a Hindu festival in Punjab, India on this day in history.  

Oct 19   On this day in history the unmanned European-Japanese spacecraft BepiColombo is launched on a seven-year journey to Mercury.  

Oct 20   12,000 year old fossil called "Luzia", oldest known fossil in South America announced found mostly intact after devastating fire at Brazil's National Museum on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In 2018

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history death of manuel Olivencia, Spanish lawyer, economist, and diplomat  

Jan 02   On this day in history death of rick Hall, American record producer, songwriter, and music publisher  

Jan 02   On this day in history death of thomas S. Monson, American religious leader and writer  

Jan 02   Radha Viswanathan, Indian vocalist and classical dancer died in the year 2018.  

Jan 03   In the year 2018 death of colin Brumby, Australian composer  

Jan 04   In the year 2018 death of aharon Appelfeld, Ukrainian-Israeli writer  

Jan 04   Ray Thomas, English musician died in the year 2018.  

Jan 05   Antonio Angelillo, Italian-Argentine footballer died in the year 2018.  

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