18 May is the 138th day of the year (139th in leap years). There are 227 days remaining until the end of the year.
- 2014: 2014 Quidditch World Cup - LIECHTENSTEIN VERSUS CHAD - Day 2: Liechtenstein now lead 260 to 250.
Behind the scenes
- 1941: Miriam Margolyes, the actress who played Pomona Sprout in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, and in the film versions of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, is born.