On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 2000

Famous Deaths

  • Gideon William Waldrop, American composer and educator (Julliard School, 1961-85), dies at 80
  • Maulana Yousuf Ludhianvi, Muslim scholar, dies at 68
  • Steve Wolownik, American ethno-musicologist, balalaika player, arranger, and co-founder of the Balalaika and Domra Association of America, dies at 54
2000 Highlights

About May 18, 2000

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus