On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1996

Historical Events

Daytona 500

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

Sports History

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

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
1996 Highlights

About February 18, 1996

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 25 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius