On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 2008

Historical Events

  • Raid on Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints owned YFZ Ranch in Texas; 401 children and 133 women taken into state custody

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer-songwriter and actress Beyonce Knowles (30) weds rapper Jay-Z (43) at a 13,500-square foot penthouse apartment in New York

Singer Beyoncé Knowles
Beyoncé Knowles
Rapper & Record Producer Jay-Z
Rapper & Record Producer

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Tucker, South African Rally Driver (b. 1923)
2008 Highlights

About April 4, 2008

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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