As an AI model, I cannot provide specific information about the history of a specific region or state. However, I can suggest some general events that happened throughout history on December 18:
1. On December 18, 1787, New Jersey became the 3rd state to ratify the U.S. Constitution.
2. On December 18, 1865, slavery was officially abolished in the U.S. when the 13th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified.
3. On December 18, 1892, the first performance of Tchaikovsky's ballet "The Nutcracker" took place in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
4. On December 18, 1966, the NFL's Washington Redskins played their final game at D.C. Stadium (now RFK Stadium) before moving to a new stadium in Maryland.
5. On December 18, 2019, the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump, making him the third president in U.S. history to be impeached.
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