Historical Events In 2018
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Mar 24 On this day in history 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
Mar 24 Hundreds of protesters shut down special meeting at Sacramento City Hall investigating police shooting of Stephon Clark in the year 2018.
Mar 24 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" in the year 2018.
Mar 24 On this day in history tens of thousands attend 'March for Our Lives' rallies held in Washington D.C. and around the world to protest gun violence
Mar 25 At least 64 people die in a fire at a shopping and entertainment complex in the Russian city of Kemerovo in the year 2018.
Mar 25 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 on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 2018 fire in a shopping mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo, Russia, kills at least 64
Mar 25 First scheduled non-stop flight between Australia and the UK, leaves Perth for Heathrow airport in London, arrives after 17 hours on this day in history.
Mar 25 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un begins surprise trip to Beijing by train to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping in the year 2018.
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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 26 More than 100 Russian diplomats are expelled by more than 20 countries in the wake of the poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal in the year 2018.
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 in the year 2018.
Mar 26 US Federal Trade Commission confirms it will investigate Facebook over privacy concerns in the year 2018.
Mar 26 US soldier receives world's first penis and scrotum transplant at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland in the year 2018.
Mar 26 On this day in history uS, European Union and Ukraine expel more than 100 Russian diplomats in response to Russian use of nerve gas in UK
Mar 28 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 on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 2018 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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.
Apr 02 On this day in history nCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament championship game: Villanova defeat Michigan 79–62 in San Antonio, Texas
Apr 04 On this day in history 21st Commonwealth Games open in the Gold Coast, Australia
Apr 04 The 2018 Commonwealth Games are held in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia in the year 2018.
Apr 05 On this day in history 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.
Apr 06 In the year 2018 a semi-truck collides with a bus carrying the Humboldt Broncos ice hockey junior team in Saskatchewan, Canada, killing 16 and injuring 13 people.
Apr 07 Canadian Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team involved in a bus crash outside Tisdale, Saskatchewan that kills 16 in the year 2018.
Apr 07 In the year 2018 suspected gas attack on Douma by Syrian government airforce kills more than 40 people and injuries more than 500
Apr 08 On this day in history 82nd Masters Golf: Patrick Reed wins his first major title shooting 273
Apr 08 Hungarian parliamentary election won by right-wing Fidesz–KDNP alliance with Viktor Orbán remaining Prime Minister in the year 2018.
Apr 08 On this day in history 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.
Apr 09 Fleetwood Mac announce new members Neil Finn and Mike Campbell after firing long-standing member Lindsey Buckingham in the year 2018.