Historical Events In 2018
Monday, 26 October 2020
Jan 28 On this day in history 60th Grammy Awards: Bruno Mars wins Best Song "That's What I Like," and Best Album "24K Magic"
Jan 28 Australian Open Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Marin Čilic 6-2, 6-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 to win his record 20th Grand Slam title in the year 2018.
Jan 28 French drivers Sebastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia win their 6th Monte Carlo Rally in an M-Sport Ford WRT on this day in history.
Jan 28 Seven survivors from missing Kiribati ferry carrying 100 people rescued after week at sea in the year 2018.
Jan 29 Cleveland Indians announce they will remove Chief Wahoo logo from uniforms in 2019 in the year 2018.
Jan 29 David Beckham launches a Major League Soccer team in Miami in the year 2018.
Jan 29 F.B.I deputy director Andrew G. McCabe steps down from office on this day in history.
Jan 29 On this day in history marvel film "Black Panther" directed by Ryan Coogler and starring Chadwick Boseman premieres in Los Angeles
Jan 29 Toronto police arrest landscaper Bruce McArthur for murder after remains of at least 5 people found in potted plants in the year 2018.
Jan 31 A total lunar eclipse takes place. The Moon appears as supermoon, with perigee being on January 30. It is also the first blue moon eclipse since 1983. It was also referred to as the super blue blood moon on this day in history.
Jan 31 Houston guard James Harden becomes first player in NBA history to log a 60-point triple-double with 60 points, 10 rebounds, 11 assists, 4 steals and a block in Rockets' 114-107 win over Orlando Magic on this day in history.
Jan 31 trump administration formally suspends the Clean Water Act in the year 2018.
Feb 01 In the year 2018 archaeologists announce discovery of thousands of undetected structures in Mayan lowland civilisation, Guatemala, using Lidar, suggests population of 10 million
Feb 01 The Indian government announces plan to give 500 million people free healthcare on this day in history.
Feb 02 All 955 miners rescued from the Beatrix gold mine in Welkom town, South Africa, after 2 days underground in the year 2018.
Feb 03 On this day in history moscow has its heaviest snowfall in a day on record, killing one and bringing down 2,000 trees
Feb 04 Super Bowl LII, US Bank Stadium, Minneapolis: Philadelphia Eagles defeat New England Patriots, 41-33; MVP: Nick Foles, Philadelphia, QB in the year 2018.
Feb 05 A share market sell off starts on Wall Street with Dow Jones sinking 4.6%, spreads around the globe in the year 2018.
Feb 06 On this day in history 6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes Hualien County, Taiwan, leaving 10 dead and over 50 missing
Feb 06 In the year 2018 brazilian jockey Jorge Ricardo equals world record number of victories for a jockey - 12,844 in Rio de Janeiro
Feb 06 Elon Musk 's company SpaceX launches Falcon Heavy, world's most powerful rocket on this day in history.
Feb 06 Maldives President Abdulla Yameen declares state of emergency ordering arrest of two judges on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 2018 polish president Andrzej Duda signs controversial Holocaust law, outlaws accusing Poles of complicity under Nazis
Feb 06 In the year 2018 spaceX successfully conducts its maiden flight of its most powerful rocket to date, the Falcon Heavy, from LC39A at John F. Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Feb 06 UN calls for ceasefire in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta area by Syrian government troops after 40 people reportedly killed in the year 2018.
Feb 07 On this day in history "The Los Angeles Times" is bought by LA doctor Patrick Soon-Shiong from Tronc for $500 million
Feb 07 All citrus fruit can be traced to the southeast foothills of the Himalayas, according to DNA study published in "Nature" in the year 2018.
Feb 07 In the year 2018 angel Merkel's Christian Democratic Union party reaches a coalition deal with Social Democrats after four months
Feb 07 In the year 2018 armed groups release 300 child soldiers from Yambio, South Sudan according to UN
Feb 07 In the year 2018 dNA analysis of Chedder Man, UK's oldest complete skeleton shows he had dark skin and blue eyes
Feb 07 In the year 2018 missing Nigerian painting masterpiece of Ife princess Adetutu Ademiluyi by Ben Enwonwu announced rediscovered in London
Feb 07 White House aide Rob Porter resigns in wake of physical abuse allegations by ex-wives in the year 2018.
Feb 08 In the year 2018 bangladesh court sentences former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia to 5 years in prison for corruption
Feb 08 Twitter reports its first quarterly profit as a public company on this day in history.