Historical Events In November - 18
Monday, 06 July 2020
1978 On this day in history mass suicide in Peoples temple in Jonestown Guyana
1978 On this day in history jim Jones, US pastor, leader of Jonestown Cult, commits suicide
1980 Conn Smythe founder o fthe NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs dies at age 85 on this day in history.
1982 On November - 18 donald Dillaway, actor (Min & Bill, Platinum Blonde), dies at 78
1987 31 die in a fire at King's Cross, London's busiest subway station on November - 18.
1987 On November - 18 jacques Anquetil, French cyclist (5x Tour de France), dies at 53
1989 On November - 18 henry de Vries, painter/poet (Toovertuin), dies
1990 On November - 18 saddam offers to free an estimated 2,000 men held in Kuwait
1990 Peter Schilperoort, saxophonist/clarinetist, dies on November - 18.
1991 France deports Marlon's daughter Cheyenne Brando to Tahiti on November - 18.
1991 Muslim Shites release hostages Terry Waite and Thomas Sutherland on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history gustav Husak, president of Czechoslovakia (1975-89), dies at 78
1992 On November - 18 dorothy Kirsten, US soprano, dies from stroke at 82
1993 On this day in history fritz Feld, actor (Errand Boy, Promises Promises), dies at 93
1994 On this day in history cab[ell] Calloway, US band leader/actor (Missourians), dies at 86
1995 Miron Grindea, literary editor, dies at 86 on November - 18.
1996 On this day in history david Herbert, publisher, dies at 69
2000 A major fire at the 350 room Marriot Mountain REsort in Vale Colorado starts no deaths on November - 18.
2005 The film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is released in the UK and USA on November - 18.
2007 The Zasyadko mine disaster in eastern Ukraine claims the lives of 101 miners on November - 18.
2012 On this day in history lewis Hamilton wins the 2012 US Formula One Grand Prix
2014 On November - 18 jamaica win the 2014 Caribbean Cup in football
2018 On this day in history 21 year old German Alexander Zverev breaks through for a maiden season-ending ATP World Tour Finals tennis title with a 6-4, 6-3 upset win in London over 5-time champion Novak ÄokoviÄ
2018 On November - 18 apec Summit in Papa New Guinea fails to produce a joint agreement for first time in two decades after US and China clash on definition of trade
2018 On November - 18 american missionary John Allen Chau killed on forbidden North Sentinel Island, Bay of Bengal by one of world's most isolated tribe
2019 Book written by Charlotte Bronte aged 14 for her toy soldiers bought by the Bronte Society for â¬600,000 at auction in Paris on November - 18.
2019 On this day in history "Joker" starring Joaquin Phoenix is the 1st R-rated film to earn $1 billion worldwide