What Happened on November 18, 2015

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 2 female suicide bombers aged 18 and 11 blow themselves up in Kano, Nigeria, killing 15 and injuring over 100
  • French police raid terrorist cell in Saint Denis, killing 2 including the leader of the Paris terror attacks Abdelhamid Abaaoud

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Slater, British financier and writer, dies at 86

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jonah Lomu, New Zealand rugby union player and the youngest ever All Black, dies of a heart attack linked to kidney disease at 40

Rugby Union Superstar Jonah Lomu
Rugby Union Superstar
Jonah Lomu
  • Mal Whitfield, American Olympic athlete, dies at 91