What Happened on May 18, 2014

Historical Events

Billboard Music Awards

21st Billboard Music Awards: Justin Timberlake wins 7; Imagine Dragons win 5; Pharrel Williams wins 4; Daft Punk & Miley Cyrus also win

  • 60th British Academy Television Awards: "A League of Their Own" Best Comedy, "Broadchurch" Best Drama
  • Swiss voters reject a $25 per hour minimum wage
  • The Tradition Senior Men's Golf, Shoal Creek G&CC: Kenny Perry wins his third of 4 Champions Tour majors by 1 stroke from Mark Calcavecchia

Famous Deaths

  • Dobrica Cosic, Serbian writer & President (1992-93), dies at 92
  • Jerry Vale [Gennaro Vitaliano], American pop singer ("Arriverderci Roma"; "Have You Looked Into Your Heart"), dies at 83
  • Wubbo Ockels, Dutch physicist & astronaut, dies from renal cell cancer at 68
2014 Highlights

About May 18, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts