What Happened on April 9, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

70th Masters Golf Tournament: Phil Mickelson wins, shooting a 281

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Hitchcock, American baseball player, coach, and official (b. 1916)
  • Robin Orr, Scottish composer, dies at 96
  • Vilgot Sj√∂man, Swedish writer and film director (b. 1924)