This was 18th day of the year and 347 days remained in the year.
January 18 in History
The first polar bear was exhibited in America, in Boston.
Daniel Webster was born in Salisbury, New Hampshire.
All 50 states joined in the observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.