What Happened on June 18, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 106th US Golf Open: Geoff Ogilvy shoots a 285 at Winged Foot GC NY
  • The first Kazakh space satellite, KazSat is launched.

Famous Birthdays

  • Countess Zaria of Orange-Nassau, Jonkvrouwe van Amsberg

Famous Weddings

  • "Weezer" lead vocalist Rivers Cuomo (36) weds Kyoko Ito at a secluded beach on Paradise Cove in Malibu

Famous Deaths

  • Vincent Sherman, American film director (b. 1906)