What Happened on March 18, 1996

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 50,000 swimmers raise 15 million for charity during BT's Swimathon '96
  • A nightclub fire in Quezon City, Philippines kills 162.

Famous Birthdays

  • Madeline Carroll, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Alepoude Odysseus Elytis llis, poet, dies at 84
  • Jacquetta Hawkes, English archaeologist, dies at 85