What Happened on July 18, 1986

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

115th British Golf Open: Greg Norman shoots a 280 at Turnberry Scotld

Golfer Greg Norman
Greg Norman
  • Royals announce that manager Dick Howser, 50, has a brain tumor
  • Videotapes released showing Titanic's sunken remains

Famous Deaths

  • Stanley Rous, British soccer official, 6th President of FIFA (1961-74) dies at 91