On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1977

Historical Events

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Menachem Begin becomes Prime Minister of Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin
Israeli Prime Minister
Menachem Begin
  • US, USSR and other nations sign the Environmental Modification Convention which prohibits weather warfare having widespread, long-lasting or severe effects

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Mills, English footballer
  • Lee Hendrie, English footballer
1977 Highlights

About May 18, 1977

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 43 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Taurus