On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 2008

Historical Events

US Masters Golf

72nd US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Trevor Immelman of South Africa wins his first major title, 3 strokes ahead of Tiger Woods; Immelman leads, or ties for the lead after every round

Golfer Tiger Woods
Tiger Woods

Famous Deaths

  • John Archibald Wheeler, American physicist (first American involved in the theoretical development of the atomic bomb), dies at 96
2008 Highlights

About April 13, 2008

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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