On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 2008

Historical Events


United <b>Nations</b>United Nations

The United Nations announce George Clooney as a UN messenger of peace


Famous Deaths

  • Frank Lewin, American composer and music theorist (b. 1925)
  • Georgia Frontiere, American businesswoman and co-owner of the St. Louis Rams, dies at 80
  • John Stroger, first African-American Cook County Board President (b. 1929)
2008 Highlights

About January 18, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn