On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 2018

Historical Events

  • Ferry sinks on Lake Toba in Sumatra, Indonesia, with 193 suspected dead

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Trump orders US military to set up sixth branch of the military - a space force

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

Famous Deaths

  • Barry McDaniel, American lyric baritone (Deutsche Oper Berlin, 1962-99), dies at 87
  • Leon White [Big Van Vader], American professional wrestler (WWF, AJPW), dies at 63
  • Walter Bahr, American soccer midfielder (19 caps) and coach (Penn State), dies of complications broken hip at 91

Person of interestXXXTentacion

XXXTentacion [Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy], American rapper and singer-songwriter, is shot to death during a robbery at 20

Rapper XXXTentacion
Rapper
XXXTentacion

2018 Highlights

About June 18, 2018

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini