On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1993

Historical Events

  • Danish people vote in favor of ratifying the Maastricht Treaty
  • Italian police arrest Mafia boss Benedetto "Nitto" Santapaola

Famous Birthdays

  • Jiří Prskavec, Czech canoeist (Olympic gold K1 slalom 2020; 4 x World C'ship gold 2015, 17, 19), born in Mělník, Czech Republic

Famous Deaths

  • Heinrich Albertz, German theologist & mayor of Berlin (1966-67), dies at 78
  • Pamela M Cunnington, English architect & writer, dies at 67
1993 Highlights

About May 18, 1993

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 4 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus