On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 2007

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Former England Test cricket batsman, and Pakistan coach Bob Woolmer is found dead one day after his team's defeat to Ireland puts them out of the World Cup in the West Indies; cause of death remains suspicious

Famous Deaths

  • Alec Wyton, English-born American composer, dies at 85
  • Bob Woolmer, England cricket all-rounder, coach (19 Tests, coach Pakistan, South Africa), dies of diabetes at 58