On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Civilians killed in Afghan war reaches record high with 1,692 killed in first six months of 2018 says UN
  • Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant resigns after violent protests against fuel price rises
  • Huge iceberg looming over Innaarsuit village, western Greenland prompts evacations in case it calves

Event of interestEvent of Interest

More than 300 people now reported killed in protests against government of President Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua

President of Nicaragua and Revolutionary Leader Daniel Ortega
President of Nicaragua and Revolutionary Leader
Daniel Ortega
  • Russian covert agent Maria Butina arrested by the FBI in Washington, D.C.., charged with being unregistered foreign agent

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Donald Trump calls the EU a "trade foe" in interview with CBS ahead of meeting with Russian President Putin

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Angelique Kerber becomes the first German since Steffi Graf (1996) to win Wimbledon beating Serena Williams 6-3, 6-3

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams