Historical Events In February - 18
Monday, 06 July 2020
1979 On February - 18 president Zia ur-Rahmans National Party wins elections in Bangladesh
1979 On February - 18 snow falls in the Sahara Desert
1980 On this day in history billy Wyman said he will leave the Rolling Stones in 1983 (Sure!)
1980 On this day in history pierre Elliott Trudeau's Liberal Party wins Canada's elections
1984 On this day in history revised concordat between Italy & the Vatican signed
1988 On this day in history anthony M. Kennedy is sworn in as the 104th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.
1994 Actor Joe Pantoliano (41) weds model Nancy Sheppard (31) on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history pamela Anderson (Baywatch) & Tommy Lee (Motley Crüe) wed
1996 Tendulkar scores 127 in India's Cricket World Cup win over Kenya on this day in history.
1999 Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic is warned by the U.S. to make peace with ethnic Albanians in Kosovo, or face military intervention on February - 18.
2010 On this day in history the President of Niger, Tandja Mamadou, is overthrown after a group of soldiers storms the presidential palace and form a ruling junta, the Supreme Council for the Restoration of Democracy headed by chef d'escadron Salou Djibo.
2012 On this day in history kateri Tekakwitha canonized as the first native American saint
2013 15 people are killed by flooding and landslides in Indonesia on February - 18.
2014 2014 Ukrainian Revolution begins on this day in history.
2018 Aseman Airlines flight crashes in the Zagros mountains, Iran, killing all 66 on board on this day in history.
2018 Syrian government forces begin a new offensive on Eastern Ghouta in Syria's civil war on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history 60th Daytona 500: Austin Dillon wins in a Chevrolet Camero ZL1
2018 On this day in history iran Aseman Airlines Flight 3704 crashes in the Zagros Mountains, en route from Tehran to Yasuj. All 65 passengers and crew members perish.