We have some interesting facts & historic events all about May 18th, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.
Keep reading for more interesting facts about May 18th in history!
- World AIDS Vaccine Day.
- International Museum Day.
- Buddha Day.
- National No Dirty Dishes Day
- National Visit Your Relatives Day
1991: Britain’s first astronaut, 27-year-old Helen Sharman aboard the Soviet Soyuz TM-12 space capsule becomes the first Britain in Space in 1991.
1989: One million protesters take to the streets marching through the streets of Beijing calling for a more democratic political system in 1989.
1974: India conducted its first underground nuclear test (Nuclear Test India 1974) in Pokhran, Rajasthan and became a Nuclear power nation.
- Pope John Paul II was born.
- Tina Fey was born.
- Pernell Roberts was born.
- Chris Cornell died.
- Gustav Mahler died.
- Jeannette Rankin died.