On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 2018

Historical Events

  • Chinese-French painter Zao Wou-Ki's work "Juin-Octobre 1985" sells for $65 million in Hong Kong, in one of the most expensive art auctions ever in Asia
  • New York Yankees suffer a 10-2 drubbing at the Boston Red Sox but accumulate a MLB record 267 home runs for the season; surpass Seattle Mariners previous mark of 264 in 1997
  • Ryder Cup Golf, Le Golf National: Europe regains Cup with 17½–10½ win over the US; Italian Francesco Molinari wins all 5 matches; Sergio Garcia becomes biggest point scorer in event history with 25½

Famous Deaths

  • Geoffrey Hayes, British TV presenter and actor (Rainbow, Z-Cars), dies at 76
2018 Highlights

About September 30, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra