On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 2017

Historical Events

  • Australia regains cricket's Ashes against England, winning by an innings to take 3 game lead at the WACA in Perth
  • Austria swears in new coalition government with Sebastian Kurz aged 31 of the People's Party made Chancellor

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

South Africa's ANC selects Cyril Ramaphosa as leader, to succeed President Jacob Zuma

President of South Africa Jacob Zuma
President of South Africa
Jacob Zuma

Famous Deaths

  • Jonghyun [Kim Jong-hyun], South Korean singer-songwriter, radio host, and author (SHINee), commits suicide at 27
2017 Highlights

About December 18, 2017

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius