On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 2021

Historical Events

  • 108th Tour de France: Defending champion Tadej Pogańćar of Slovenia becomes youngest rider to win the Tour twice; also claims Mountains and Youth classifications; Mark Cavendish wins points title
  • British Open Men's Golf, Royal St George's GC: American Collin Morikawa becomes first male in history to win his debut at 2 separate major events [2020 PGA C'ship]; beats Jordan Spieth by 2 strokes

Famous Deaths

  • John Woodcock OBE, English cricket journalist ('The Times' 1954-88; Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1981-86; President Cricket Writers' Club 1986-2004), dies at 94
2021 Highlights

About July 18, 2021

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 3 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer