What Happened on April 18, 2005

Historical Events

  • 109th Boston Marathon: Hailu Negussie of Ethiopia claims men's section in 2:11:44; Catherine Ndereba of Kenya wins back-to-back races and 4th overall women's title in 2:25:12

Famous Deaths

  • Kenneth Schermerhorn, American conductor (American Ballet), dies at 75
  • Sam Mills, American football player, dies at 46
2005 Highlights

About April 18, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Candy Shop - 50 Cent Featuring Olivia
  • UK #1 Song: (Is This The Way To) Amarillo? - Tony Christie Ft. Peter Kay