What Happened on July 18, 1988

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Abu Nidal terrorists kill 9 on cruise ship City of Poros

Sport awardGolf Major

British Open Golf, Royal Lytham & St. Annes: Seve Ballesteros wins 3rd Open title by 2 shots from Nick Price of Zimbabwe

Golfer and Five-Time Major Championship Winner Seve Ballesteros
Golfer and Five-Time Major Championship Winner
Seve Ballesteros
  • Shooting begins on Bond film "License to Kill"

Famous Birthdays

  • C├ęsar Villaluz, Mexican footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Nico, US model/pop singer (Velvet Underground), dies at 43