18 June is the 169th day of the year (170th in leap years). There are 196 days remaining until the end of the year.
- Unknown year: Elsbeth M. dies.
- 1996: Dumbledore's Army arrives at the Ministry of Magic just after midnight. The Battle of the Department of Mysteries takes place
- Sirius Black is murdered by Bellatrix Lestrange.
- Albus Dumbledore duels with Lord Voldemort, whose return is on this day publicly admitted by the Ministry of Magic.
- Fawkes the Phoenix has a Burning Day.)
Behind the scenes
- 2010: The ride Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey opens in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
- 18 June on Wikipedia