October 18, 2007 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

After 8 years in exile, Benazir Bhutto returns to Pakistan. The same night, suicide attackers blow themselves up near Bhutto's convoy, killing over 100, including 20 police officers. Bhutto escapes uninjured.

Pakistani Politican Benazir Bhutto
Pakistani Politican
Benazir Bhutto

Deaths in History

  • Alan Coren, English writer and satirist (b. 1938)
  • Vincent DeDomenico, American entrepreneur (b. 1915)
  • William J. Crowe, American admiral and ambassador (b. 1925)