On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 2010

Historical Events

  • Africa's tallest monument, the African Renaissance Monument, dedicated outside Dakar, Senegal, designed by Pierre Goudiaby to commemorate Senegal's 50th anniversary of independence
  • Kraft Nabisco Championship Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Yani Tseng of Taiwan wins her 2nd major title by 1 stroke ahead of runner-up Suzann Pettersen of Norway

Famous Deaths

  • Alec Bedser, English cricketer (mighty post-war England medium-pacer), dies at 91
  • Clifford M. Hardin, American politician (17th U.S. Secretary of Agriculture), dies at 94
  • Rudy Kousbroek, Dutch writer and literary (Leopold the Buch), dies at 81
2010 Highlights

About April 4, 2010

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 7 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries