On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1988

Historical Events

  • In just Oakland's 39th of the season, pitcher Dave Stewart breaks record with his 12th balk en route to 16

Famous Birthdays

  • Ryan Cooley, Canadian television actor

Famous Deaths

  • David Moule-Evans, English composer & conductor, dies at 82
  • Daws Butler, American animation voice (Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound), dies at 71
1988 Highlights

About May 18, 1988

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 32 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus