On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 2014

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

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Phil Jackson signs a five-year contract to be president of the New York Knicks

NBA Coach Phil Jackson
NBA Coach
Phil Jackson
  • Russia formally annexes Crimea, previously part of Ukraine. by signing Treaty on Accession
  • Transnistria formally requests to join the Russian Federation
  • US closes the Syrian embassy in Washington & expels all Syrian diplomats

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph "Joe" Lala, American musician, actor and singer notable for co-founding the rock band "Blues Image", dies from complications of lung cancer at 66