On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 2019

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Arson attack on animated studio Kyoto Animation Co in Kyoto, Japan, kills at least 33
  • Children's songs "Baby Shark" and "Raining Tacos" used by City of West Palm Beach, Florida to drive away homeless people from the waterfront
  • June 2019 was the hottest June on record with average worldwide temperature of 61.6F (16.4C) according to The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • One of world's earliest mosques at 1,200 years old discovered by archaeologists in Israel's Negev Desert