May 18 in History
1642May 18, 1642:
The Canadian city, Montreal is founded by Paul de Chomedey.
1804May 18, 1804:
The French Senate declares Napoleon Bonaparte as the Emperor of France.
1897May 18, 1897:
The City of Dublin hosts the first Irish Music Festival.
1994May 18, 1994:
Milan wins the 2nd UEFA Champions League title after beating Barcelona by 4 goals to nil.
1995May 18, 1995:
The Mel Gibson-directed film, “Braveheart” premieres at the Seattle Film Festival.
1999May 18, 1999:
Backstreet Boys release their third album, “Millennium”, which goes on to sell more than 30 million copies.
2004May 18, 2004:
Randy Johnson becomes the oldest pitcher in the history of baseball at age 40.
2018May 18, 2018:
Korean boyband, BTS, releases the album, “Love Yourself: Tear”.