May 18 | On this Day

Year Description Category
2018 Cubana de Aviación Flight 972 aircraft incident at Santiago de las Vegas, Cuba, killed 112 people. Man-Made Disaster
2014 Astronaut from Netherlands, Wubbo Ockels died. Death day
2013 Chess grandmaster from Germany, Lothar Schmid died. Death day
2007 French physicist Pierre-Gilles de Gennes died. Death day
2004 American chemist and inventor Arnold O. Beckman died. Death day
1999 Chess grandmaster from China, Bai Jinshi was born. Birthday
1992 Chess grandmaster from Azerbaijan, Eltaj Safarli was born. Birthday
1972 Aeroflot Flight 1491 aircraft incident at near Kharkiv, Ukrainian SSR, USSR, killed 122 people. Man-Made Disaster
1960 French tennis player Yannick Noah was born. Birthday
1958 Sabena (OO-SFA) aircraft incident at Casablanca, Morocco, killed 61 people. Man-Made Disaster
1951 Dutch chemist Ben Feringa was born. Birthday
1943 Chess grandmaster from Netherlands, Gennadi Sosonko was born. Birthday
1939 German physicist Peter Grünberg was born. Birthday
1933 Indian politician H. D. Deve Gowda was born. Birthday
1930 Astronaut from United States, Don Lind was born. Birthday
1922 French physician Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran died. Death day
1920 Pope John Paul II was born. Birthday
1901 American chemist Vincent du Vigneaud was born. Birthday
1897 Italian-American film director Frank Capra was born. Birthday
1896 New Zealand politician Daniel Pollen died. Death day
1883 Brazilian politician Eurico Gaspar Dutra was born. Birthday
1872 British philosopher and writer Bertrand Russell was born. Birthday
1817 Hungarian chemist and inventor Janos Irinyi was born. Birthday
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