Talk:May 18

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May 18: Victoria Day in Canada (2020); Flag and Universities Day in Haiti (1803); Day of Revival, Unity, and the Poetry of Magtymguly in Turkmenistan (1733)

Eruption of Mount St. Helens
Eruption of Mount St. Helens
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I've tried to confirm the date of the following event from various sources but have been unable to do so:

1631 - In Dorchester, Massachusetts, John Winthrop takes the oath of office and becomes the first Governor of Massachusetts.

Can anyone confirm it (and clarify date as being Julian or Gregorian). If not, in due course I'll delete it. Arcturus 16:49, 7 Aug 2004 (UTC)

Need real birth and death dates for Saurabh Motwani. I couldn't find them by a quick Google search. RttlesnkeWhiskey 07:18, 11 April 2006 (UTC)

Austin Martell[edit]

The entry in births, for Austin Martell, Carmel Student, just looks like some one adding themselves or a friend. There is no Wikipedia page for him, nor did I find anything relevant with a Google search of: "Austin Martell" Carmel

LEitK 06:54, 25 January 2007 (UTC)LEitK

I've removed the entry LEitK 07:19, 25 January 2007 (UTC)LEitK

Fictional Event[edit]

On Earth-2, 15-year old Kara Zor-El lands outside of Midville on May 18, 1959. From the story, "The Girl Who Hated Supergirl", from "Action Comics #305".

[[User: Dr. Thinker] —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 21:38, 9 February 2008 (UTC)

Seriously? Brickie (talk) 08:52, 18 May 2011 (UTC)

Howard Thompson, Canadian Scholar, b.1988[edit]

On the principle that if they're not notable enough to have a Wikipedia page, they're not notable enough to be in the list, I'm removing. Feel free to reinstate if you know better :) Brickie (talk) 08:52, 18 May 2011 (UTC)

International museum day[edit]

This seems like an industry thing. Not recognized by any governments--Richardson mcphillips (talk) 13:14, 18 May 2018 (UTC)

World AIDS Vaccine day[edit]

a worthwhile cause but not a government thing. suggest deletion--Richardson mcphillips (talk) 13:15, 18 May 2018 (UTC)

for Holidays and observances - add Theodotus[edit]

I suggest Theodotus of Ancyra (martyr) be added as this date is given in his article. --Richardson mcphillips (talk) 00:29, 18 May 2019 (UTC)