On This Day

What Happened on October 18, 2003

Historical Events

  • Bolivian Gas War: President Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada, is forced to resign and leave Bolivia

Famous Deaths

  • Manuel Vázquez Montalbán, Spanish writer (b. 1939)
  • Preston Smith, 40th Governor of Texas, dies at 91
2003 Highlights

About October 18, 2003

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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