What Happened on March 18, 2020

Historical Events

  • Turing Award given to Pixar employees Pat Hanraha and Ed Catmull for three-dimensional computer graphics

COVID-19 Pandemic

US President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau agree to close the US-Canada border, the world's longest, to non-essential travel to curb COVID-19

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred M. Worden, American Colonel USAF, NASA astronaut (Apollo 15), dies of a stroke at 88
2020 Highlights

About March 18, 2020

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Box - Roddy Ricch
  • UK #1 Song: No Time To Die - Billie Eilish