On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 2003

Historical Events

  • Comet C/2002 V1 (NEAT) makes perihelion, seen by SOHO.
  • Nearly 200 people die in the Daegu subway fire in South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Isser Harel, Israeli Mossad leader (b. 1912)
2003 Highlights

About February 18, 2003

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius