On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 45th Cannes Film Festival: "Den goda viljan" directed by Bille August wins the Palme d'Or
  • US Supreme Court rules states could not force mentally unstable criminal defendants to take anti-psychotic drugs

Famous Birthdays

  • Josh Phelps, Soccer Player
  • Spencer Breslin, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Marshall Thompson, actor (Bog), dies of congestive heart failure at 65
  • Skip Stephenson, American comedian (Real People), dies of heart attack at 52