What Happened on May 18, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Braveheart" directed by Mel Gibson and starring Mel Gibson and Sophie Marceau premieres at the Seattle Film Festival (Best Picture 1996)

Actor and Film Director Mel Gibson
Actor and Film Director
Mel Gibson
  • WIBC Bowling Queens won by Sandra Postma

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Gudonov, Russian dancer/actor (Witness), dies at 45
  • Elisha Cook Jr, actor (Maltese Falcon, Shane), dies at 91

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Elizabeth Montgomery, actress (Bewitched), dies of cancer at 62

  • Gordon Reynolds, musician, dies at 74
  • Robert Harris, actor (Werewolf of London), dies at 95