Historical Events on April 12, 2009

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 73rd Masters Golf Tournament: Ángel Cabrera wins, shooting a 276

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian National Authority makes a courtesy phone call to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, restarting the Palestinian-Israeli dialogue

Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu
Prime Minister of Israel
Benjamin Netanyahu
  • U.S. Navy rescues captain Richard Phillips, killing three pirates and capturing a fourth.