Historical Events In 2018
Monday, 26 October 2020
Mar 24 Australian batsman Cameron Bancroft is caught on camera rubbing match ball with an object during 3rd Cricket Test in Cape Town, resulting in an infamous ball tampering scandal in the year 2018.
Mar 24 Hundreds of protesters shut down special meeting at Sacramento City Hall investigating police shooting of Stephon Clark on this day in history.
Mar 24 On this day in history in over 900 cities internationally, people participate in demonstrations against gun violence and mass shootings, calling for stronger gun control in the "March for Our Lives".
Mar 24 Tens of thousands attend 'March for Our Lives' rallies held in Washington D.C. and around the world to protest gun violence on this day in history.
Mar 25 On this day in history at least 64 people die in a fire at a shopping and entertainment complex in the Russian city of Kemerovo.
Mar 25 In the year 2018 australian cricket captain Steve Smith handed one-match ban after admitting Australian team tampered with the ball in 3rd test against South Africa in South Africa
Mar 25 Fire in a shopping mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo, Russia, kills at least 64 in the year 2018.
Mar 25 First scheduled non-stop flight between Australia and the UK, leaves Perth for Heathrow airport in London, arrives after 17 hours in the year 2018.
Mar 25 In the year 2018 north Korean leader Kim Jong Un begins surprise trip to Beijing by train to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping
Mar 25 Qantas launches direct non-stop Boeing 787 Dreamliner flights between Perth Airport and Heathrow Airport, making it the first commercially non-stop service between Australia and the United Kingdom in the year 2018.
Mar 26 In the year 2018 "The Black Panther" becomes the highest grossing superhero film in America earning $630.9m
Mar 26 E-commence group Alibaba Group and US car maker Ford unveil a car vending machine without sales people 5 stories high in Guangzhou, China in the year 2018.
Mar 26 On this day in history more than 100 Russian diplomats are expelled by more than 20 countries in the wake of the poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal.
Mar 26 Porn star Stormy Daniels claims she had an affair with Donald Trump in an interview with CBS's 60 Minutes and was later threatened to keep quiet on this day in history.
Mar 26 US Federal Trade Commission confirms it will investigate Facebook over privacy concerns on this day in history.
Mar 26 US soldier receives world's first penis and scrotum transplant at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland on this day in history.
Mar 26 US, European Union and Ukraine expel more than 100 Russian diplomats in response to Russian use of nerve gas in UK in the year 2018.
Mar 28 In the year 2018 at least 68 people die and scores are injured in a fire caused by a prison riot in the cells at the Carabobo state police headquarters in Valencia, Venezuela
Mar 28 On this day in history at least 78 people die in a fire in the police headquarters of Valencia, Venezuela.
Mar 28 Captain Steve Smith and David Warner are suspended by Cricket Australia for 12 months, and Cameron Bancroft (9 months) for their part in the infamous ball-tampering scandal in South Africa in the year 2018.
Mar 28 North Korea's Kim Jong-un meets Chinese leader Xi Jinping in Beijing, China, his first trip outside of North Korea since coming to power in 2011 in the year 2018.
Mar 28 In the year 2018 north Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-un meets Chinese paramount leader Xi Jinping, leaving the country for the first time since assuming office in 2011.
Mar 30 Palestinians begin a "Great March of Return", 6 weeks of protests on the Gaza Strip demanding Palestinian refugees be allowed to return to Israel. 19 Palestinians killed, 1,416 injured on the first day in the year 2018.
Apr 02 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament championship game: Villanova defeat Michigan 79–62 in San Antonio, Texas in the year 2018.
Apr 04 On this day in history 21st Commonwealth Games open in the Gold Coast, Australia
Apr 04 On this day in history the 2018 Commonwealth Games are held in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
Apr 05 Former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva is given an arrest warrant after a vote by the Supreme Court voted 6–5 in favor of denying his habeas corpus, due to corruption and other scandals on this day in history.
Apr 06 A semi-truck collides with a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos ice hockey junior team in Saskatchewan, Canada, killing 16 and injuring 13 people in the year 2018.
Apr 07 Canadian Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team involved in a bus crash outside Tisdale, Saskatchewan that kills 16 on this day in history.
Apr 07 Suspected gas attack on Douma by Syrian government airforce kills more than 40 people and injuries more than 500 in the year 2018.
Apr 08 On this day in history 82nd Masters Golf: Patrick Reed wins his first major title shooting 273
Apr 08 On this day in history hungarian parliamentary election won by right-wing Fidesz–KDNP alliance with Viktor Orbán remaining Prime Minister
Apr 08 Syrian Civil War: At least 70 people are reported to have died and hundreds suffering injuries after a sarin chemical attack in Douma, the last rebel-held town in Syria's Eastern Ghouta on this day in history.
Apr 09 Fleetwood Mac announce new members Neil Finn and Mike Campbell after firing long-standing member Lindsey Buckingham in the year 2018.