On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 2001

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 105th Boston Marathon: Lee Bong-Ju of South Korea men's winner in 2:09:43; Catherine Ndereba of Kenya wins back-to-back women's titles in 2:23:53

Famous Deaths

  • Alec Stock, English football manager (b. 1917)