On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 2002

Historical Events

Golf Tournament

Canadian Open Women's Golf, Summerlea GC: Meg Mallon wins by 3 from Michelle Ellis, Rosie Jones, Catriona Matthew & Michele Redman

PGA Championship

PGA Championship Men's Golf, Hazeltine National GC: American Rich Beem wins his first major title by 1 stroke from Tiger Woods

Famous Deaths

  • Dean Riesner, American film and television screenwriter (Bill and Coo), dies at 83
2002 Highlights

About August 18, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Dilemma - Nelly Featuring Kelly Rowland
  • UK #1 Song: Round Round - Sugababes