What Happened on July 18, 2015

Historical Events

  • "The Sun" newspaper in Britain controversially publishes old picture and video of Queen Elizabeth giving Nazi salute in 1933
  • PayPal is spun off from eBay as a separate publicly traded company on the NASDAQ

Famous Deaths

  • (Perry) "Buddy" Buie, American rock songwriter, and record producer (Atlanta Rhythm Section - "So Into You"; "Imaginary Lover"), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • Alex Rocco, American actor (The Godfather, The Famous Teddy Z), dies at 79

About July 18, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth
  • UK #1 Song: Black Magic - Little Mix