On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 2005

Historical Events

  • 57th Emmy Awards: Lost, Everybody Loves Raymond, James Spader & Patricia Arquette win

Music concertFarm Aid Concert

Farm Aid XVIII held in Tinley Park, Illinois; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Arlo Guthrie, Buddy Guy, Emmylou Harris, James McMurtry, Jimmy Sturr & His Orchestra, John Mayer, Kathleen Edwards, Kenny Chesney, Susan Tedeschi, Widespread Panic, and Wilco

Singer-songwriter John Mellencamp
John Mellencamp
Country Singer Willie Nelson
Country Singer
Willie Nelson

Sport awardFederation Cup

Federation Cup Women's Tennis, Paris, France: Russian pair Elena Dementieva & Dinara Safina win deciding doubles rubber 6-4, 1-6, 6-3 over Amélie Mauresmo & Mary Pierce of France; clinches Russia's 2nd consecutive title, 3-2

Tennis Player Mary Pierce
Tennis Player
Mary Pierce

Famous Deaths

  • Marv Grissom, American baseball pitcher, coach (MLB All Star 1954, NY, SF Giants), dies at 87
  • Michael Park, British Rally co-driver (b. 1966)
2005 Highlights

About September 18, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo