On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 2011

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 115th Boston Marathon: Kenyan double; Geoffrey Mutai wins men's race in record 2:03:02; Caroline Kilel takes women's section in 2:22:36

Famous Deaths

  • Mason Rudolph, American golfer (Ryder Cup 1971; PGA C'ship 1973 3rd), dies at 76
  • Olubayo Adefemi, Nigerian footballer (b. 1985)
  • William Donald Schaefer, American politician (Gov-D-Md), dies at 89