On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 2004

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' Randy Johnson becomes 16th pitcher to throw a perfect game (2-0 vs Atlanta)

Famous Deaths

  • Elvin Jones, American jazz drummer (b. 1927)
  • Lincoln Kilpatrick, American actor (BJ-Leslie Uggams Show), dies at 72
  • Serge Turgeon, Quebec actor and union leader (b. 1946)