On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 2002

Historical Events

Hall of Fame

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: Isaac Hayes; Brenda Lee; Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers; Gene Pitney; Ramones; Talking Heads; Chet Atkins; and Jim Stewart

Famous Deaths

  • Gösta Winbergh, Swedish tenor, dies at 58
  • R. A. Lafferty, American sci-fi writer (Devil is Dead), dies at 87
2002 Highlights

About March 18, 2002

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: St. Patrick's Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

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