On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1991

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Auburn men's basketball team placed on 2 yr probation for recruiting violations and not eligible for post-season play 1991-92
  • France deports Marlon's daughter Cheyenne Brando to Tahiti
  • Muslim Shi'ites release hostages Terry Waite & Thomas Sutherland

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

The Croatian city of Vukovar surrenders to Yugoslav People's Army and allied Serb paramilitary forces after an 87-day siege

President of Croatia Franjo Tuđman
President of Croatia
Franjo Tuđman

Famous Deaths

  • Gustav Husak, president of Czechoslovakia (1975-89), dies at 78