What Happened on April 2, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Meloni, American actor
  • Cindy Mackey, LPGA golfer (1986 MasterCard Intl Pro-Am), born in Athens, Georgia
  • Gijs Steinmann, Dutch soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles)
  • Keren Jane Woodward, Bristol England, rock vocalist (Bananarama-Venus)

Famous Deaths

  • August Defresne, Dutch playwright and director (Anno Christi 969), dies at 67
  • Wallingford Riegger, US composer (Bacchangle), dies at 75