Historical Events In 2018
Thursday, 29 October 2020
Jun 22 Eurozone countries agree debt relief deal for Greece, signalling end to the country's economic crisis on this day in history.
Jun 22 July 1 - The 2018 Mediterranean Games are held in Tarragona, Spain on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history president Trump spokesperson Sarah Sanders is asked to leave Red Hen Restaurant in Lexington, Virginia over her support of Trump's policies, igniting debate
Jun 23 In the year 2018 12 boys and their coach are stranded in Tham Luang Nang Non cave, Thailand by monsoon flooding, prompting an international rescue effort when they are discovered 9 days later
Jun 23 Explosion at a rally in Addis Ababa after speech by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed kills two and injures 150 in the year 2018.
Jun 23 Indian chess prodigy Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa becomes the second-youngest grandmaster at 12 years, 10 months, 13 days in the year 2018.
Jun 23 In the year 2018 laura Ingalls Wilder's name removed from book award by US Association for Library Service to Children, becuase of author's racist views and language
Jun 23 Violent clashes over several days between ethnic Berom farmers and Fulani herders in Plateau state, Nigeria, kill 86 in the year 2018.
Jun 23 Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa survives probable assassination attempt after blast at election rally in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe kills 2 and injures nearly 50 on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history britain's Prince William begins a five-day tour of the Middle East visiting Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories
Jun 24 Saudi Arabia allows women to drive in the year 2018.
Jun 24 On this day in history turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins second term with president's AK Party winning 42% parliamentary votes
Jun 24 On this day in history women drive for the first time in Saudi Arabia after ban is lifted
Jun 25 Californian Governor Jerry Brown declares State of Emergency for wildfire spread over 8,200 acres in Lake County in the year 2018.
Jun 25 In the year 2018 general Strike in Argentina in response to austerity measures required by an IMF loan
Jun 25 On this day in history motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson announces it plans to move some production abroad in response to EU retaliatory tariffs
Jun 25 UK House of Commons votes for a controversial third Heathrow runway on this day in history.
Jun 26 First high level talks between Ethiopian and Eritrean officials in 20 years begins in Addis Ababa in the year 2018.
Jun 26 In the year 2018 hello Kitty bullet train unveiled by the West Japan Railway
Jun 26 On this day in history india is named the most dangerous country to be a women because of sexual violence and slave labour by the Thomson Reuters Foundation
Jun 26 Polio outbreak confirmed in New Guinea by WHO, 18 years after it was declared free of the disease on this day in history.
Jun 26 Quriyat, Oman, registers highest "low" temperature for a day ever recorded of 42.5 degrees in the year 2018.
Jun 26 Sudanese court overturns death sentence for teenager who killed the husband after he raped her in the year 2018.
Jun 26 US Supreme Court upholds President Trump 's travel ban against mostly Muslim countries on this day in history.
Jun 27 Complex carbon-based molecules found by Cassini spacecraft on Saturn moon Enceladus, previously only ever found on earth and meteorites in research published in "Nature" on this day in history.
Jun 27 Democrat Representative Joseph Crowley is defeated in New York Primary election by liberal challenger Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 2018 french government intoduces plan to bring back national service for 16 year-olds
Jun 27 On this day in history japanese spacecraft Hayabusa 2 arrives at diamond-shaped asteroid Ryugu
Jun 27 Malaysian police announce seizure of goods linked to former prime minister Najib Razak, worth $273 million, biggest in the country's history, including 567 handbags and 14 tiaras in the year 2018.
Jun 27 In the year 2018 president Salva Kiir of South Sudan and former Vice President Riek MacharSouth sign peace deal to end four-year civil war
Jun 27 US Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announces he will retire 31st July in the year 2018.
Jun 28 In the year 2018 amsterdam elects its first-ever woman mayor Femke Halsema since its first mayor in 1343
Jun 28 Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo declared "largely contained" by World Health Organisation, first outbreak to use new Merck vaccine in the year 2018.
Jun 28 Employee charged with attempted poisoning of colleague's sandwich in Schloss Holte-Stukenbrock, Germany, leading authorities to investigate 21 other suspicious deaths in the year 2018.