On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 2020

Historical Events

  • Canadian coronavirus COVID-19 known cases pass 100,000 with 8,361 deaths
  • Global coronavirus COVID-19 death toll passes 450,000 (451,118) with 8,421,357 cases known according to Johns Hopkins figures

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Supreme Court rules the Obama-era Dreamers Program (DACA), enabling undocumented migrant children ability to study and work, can stay

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Raven-SymonĂ© marries Miranda Maday

Famous Deaths

  • Arturo Chaires, Mexican soccer defender (22 caps; C.D. Guadalajara), dies at 83
  • Tibor Benedek, Hungarian water polo player (Olympic gold 2000, 04, 08; World C'ship gold 2003) and coach (Hungary 2013-16), dies from pancreatic cancer at 47
  • Vera Lynn 'the Forces Sweetheart', English singer (We'll Meet Again), dies at 103
2020 Highlights

About June 18, 2020

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini