On This Day

What Happened on June 24, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Britain's Prince William begins a five-day tour of the Middle East visiting Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories

Duke of Cambridge Prince William
Duke of Cambridge
Prince William
  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins second term with president's AK Party winning 42% parliamentary votes
  • Women drive for the first time in Saudi Arabia after ban is lifted

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Evans Heart, American computer engineer (worked on first routing computer for ARPANET, the Internet's predecessor), dies at 89