On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 2011

Historical Events

  • MESSENGER spacecraft enters Mercury's orbit

Famous Deaths

  • Jet Harris [Terence Harris], English rock bassist (Drifters), dies of cancer at 71
  • Warren M Christopher, 63rd United States Secretary of State (1993-97), dies at 85
2011 Highlights

About March 18, 2011

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces