On This Day

What Happened on April 2, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Kraft Nabisco Championship Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Australian Karrie Webb beats Lorena Ochoa of Mexico with a birdie on the 1st playoff hole; earlier eagles same hole to force the playoff
  • Over 60 tornadoes break out, hardest hit is Tennessee with 29 people killed.

Sport defeatWrestleMania

WrestleMania XXII, Allstate Arena, Chicago, IL: John Cena beats Triple H; Rey Mysterio defeats Kurt Angle and Randy Orton in a Triple Threat title match

Professional Wrestler and Actor John Cena
Professional Wrestler and Actor
John Cena

Famous Weddings

  • NBC "Weekend Today" anchor Campbell Brown (38) weds FOX News contributor Dan Senor (34) at the Beaver Creek Chapel in Beaver Creek, Colorado

Famous Deaths

  • Nina Schenk von Stauffenberg, German wife of Claus Schenk von Stauffenberg (b. 1913)