On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 38th Daytona 500: Dale Jarrett wins his 2nd Great American race ahead of Dale Earnhardt and Ken Schrader

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First ODI for Kenya national cricket team in Cricket World Cup v India: Sachin Tendulkar scores 127*

Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Daley, writer, dies at 48
  • Jack Thieuloy, French writer, dies at 64
  • Nicholas Beriozoff, ballet master, dies at 89
  • Richard Leslie Hill, historian, dies at 94