Historical Events In 2018
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Dec 04 First successful birth resulting from uterus transplant from a deceased donor in São Paulo, Brazil on this day in history.
Dec 04 French couture house Chanel ends its use of fur and exotic skins following bans by other companies on this day in history.
Dec 04 French President Emmanuel Macron drops controversial rise in fuel tax after three weeks of mass protests in the year 2018.
Dec 04 In the year 2018 native Americans had just one migration from Siberia to the New World, at most 23,000 years ago, in research published in "Nature" and "Science"
Dec 04 Ownership group Seattle Hockey Partners led by billionaire businessman Davis Bonderman is unanimously granted an NHL license by the Board of Governors; to start play 2020-21 season at KeyArena in the year 2018.
Dec 04 In the year 2018 scottish artist Charlotte Prodger wins the 2018 Turner Prize with film shot on her iPhone
Dec 04 Theresa May's UK government suffers three parliamentary defeats in one day, also found in contempt of parliament for failing to publish report in full on Brexit on this day in history.
Dec 05 Arrest of Huawei Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou for possible violation of Iran sanctions in Canada in the year 2018.
Dec 05 CO2 emissions reach all-time high (up 2.7%) driven by coal use in China and consumption of oil, in Global Carbon Project report on this day in history.
Dec 05 Letter by Albert Einstein from 1954 on concept of religion sells for $2.9 million at Christie's in New York on this day in history.
Dec 05 National day of mourning for former US President George H. W. Bush as he lies in state at the Capitol Rotunda, Washington on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 2018 uS state funeral for former president George H. W. Bush , eulogy by George W Bush, attended by President Donald Trump predecessors Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter
Dec 05 In the year 2018 wisconsin Republican senate passes bills restricting power of new Democratic governor Tony Evers
Dec 06 In the year 2018 luxembourg is the first country to make all public transport free
Dec 06 Oldest-known plague sample found in 4,900-year-old remains of 20-year old woman in Gökhem, southern Sweden published in "Cell" in the year 2018.
Dec 06 In the year 2018 senegal's new Museum of Black Civilisations is opened in Dakar by President Macky Sall
Dec 06 In the year 2018 tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry explodes for franchise-record 238 yards & 4 touchdowns in 30-9 win v Jacksonville Jaguars in Nashville; 99-yard TD run ties Dallas Cowboys HOF RB Tony Dorsett's longest run in NFL history
Dec 07 On this day in history annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is elected the new leader of Germany's Christian Democratic Union party, replacing Angela Merkel
Dec 07 Brazilian spiritual healer João Teixeira de Faria accussed of sexual abuse by four women, over 200 more come forward in next week in the year 2018.
Dec 07 On this day in history comedian Kevin Hart steps down as 2019 Oscars host after his history of homophobic statements is revealed
Dec 07 Court filings by US federal prosecutors and Special Counsel Robert Mueller against Michael Cohen appear to implicate President Donald Trump on campaign fraud and Russian dealings on this day in history.
Dec 07 In the year 2018 former Italy national football coach Cesare Prandelli is appointed manager of Serie A club Genoa CFC replacing Ivan Juric; first time in history all 20 Serie A managers are all Italian
Dec 07 The U.N.'s International Telecommunication Union reports that, by the end of 2018, more than half - a full 51.2 percent - of the world's population are now using the Internet in the year 2018.
Dec 08 US President Trump announces John Kelly will be stepping down as White House Chief of Staff at the end of the year in the year 2018.
Dec 09 On this day in history armenia's acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan wins a snap election with 70.4% of the vote
Dec 09 In the year 2018 copa Libertadores Final, Madrid: River Plate beats Boca Juniors 3-1 in extra time (aggregate 5-3); Juan Quintero's stunning extra-time strike helps River come from a goal down to record historic victory over 10-man Boca
Dec 09 Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rogers breaks Tom Brady 's NFL record with his 359th straight pass without an interception during Packers 34-20 win over Atlanta Falcons; finishes game with streak intact at 368 on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history new England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady breaks Peyton Manning's record for most touchdown passes in NFL history; moves to 582 with 3 TD passes during 34-33 defeat by Miami Dolphins; record includes TDs thrown in regular season & post-season
Dec 09 In the year 2018 tens of thousands march on Delhi, India, to demand Hindi temple be built on contentious religious site in Ayodhya
Dec 09 In the year 2018 winter storm hits US south east killing three, leaving hundreds of thousands without power, cancelling over 1,000 flights
Dec 10 Emmanuel Macron announces in TV address rise in minimum wage and tax concessions after weeks of civil unrest on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 2018 russia's most prolific mass murderer Mikhail Popkov sentenced to second life sentence for total of 56 murders
Dec 10 On this day in history theresa May cancels UK parliament vote on Brexit bill in face of certain defeat
Dec 11 The Artic is experiencing "unprecedented warmth" caused by human-caused climate change, according to US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Report on this day in history.