On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Amid Californian forest fires US President Donald Trump accuses state forest management of "gross mismanagement", threatens to withhold funding

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
  • Attacker stabs three, killing one in Melbourne, Australia, with homeless man hailed as hero for using shopping trolley to stop him
  • Korean pop band BTS appearance on Japanese TV show cancelled after member Jimin wore shirt with atomic bomb image
  • Mudslide after heavy rain in Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil kills 10
  • Three car bombs explode in Mogadishu, Somalia, killing 52 people and injuring 100

Famous Deaths

  • Sisto Malaspina, Australian cafe owner (Pellegrini's) who started Melbourne coffee culture, dies in terror attack at 74