On This Day

What Happened on October 26, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Irish singer Sinéad O'Connor announces she has converted to Islam

Singer-Songwriter Sinead O'Connor
Singer-Songwriter
Sinead O'Connor
  • Longest Baseball World Series game by both innings and time; LA Dodgers beat Boston Red Sox, 3-2 in the 18th inning (7 hours, 20 mins) in Game 3 at Dodger Stadium with Max Muncy walk-off homer
  • Rhine River in drought with lowest levels since 1920s forces German government to release oil reserves after barge shipments disrupted
  • Trump supporter Cesar Sayoc arrested for sending 14 pipe bombs to prominent US Democrats