On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

All of Chile's 34 Roman Catholic bishops offer their resignation to Pope Francis in wake of child sex scandal

  • K-pop boy band BTS release their album "Love Yourself: Tear", sells 135,000 first week
  • Mexican Damojh airlines flight crashes near Havana airport, Cuba, killing 110 with just 3 survivors
  • Santa Fe High School shooting; 17 year-old shooter kills 10 and injures 10 in Santa Fe, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Stephanie Adams, American Playboy playmate (November 1992), kills herself and her child at 47