What Happened on February 18, 2008

Historical Events

Laureus Awards

Laureus World Sports Awards, Marinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg, Russia: Sportsman: Roger Federer; Sportswoman: Justine Henin; Team: South African Men's National Rugby Union team

Famous Deaths

  • Mickey Renaud, Canadian professional ice hockey player (b. 1988)
  • Mihaela Mitrache, Romanian actress, (b. 1955)
  • Sir Richard Knowles, British politician (b. 1917)
2008 Highlights

About February 18, 2008

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Family Day (Canada), Washington's Birthday (United States)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Low - Flo Rida Featuring T-Pain
  • UK #1 Song: Mercy - Duffy