What Happened on April 1, 2001

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 20th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Notre Dame beats Purdue 68-66

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former president of Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Slobodan Milošević surrenders to police special forces, to be tried on charges of war crimes.

President of Serbia and Yugoslavia Slobodan Milosevic
President of Serbia and Yugoslavia
Slobodan Milosevic
  • Netherlands becomes the first country in the world to make same-sex marriage legal

Famous Deaths

  • Jo-Jo Moore, American baseball player (b. 1908)
  • Olivia Barclay, British astrologer (b. 1919)
  • Trinh Cong Son, Vietnamese composer (b. 1939)