What Happened on April 18, 2012

Historical Events

  • The Casoria Contemporary Art Museum in Naples begins burning artworks after cultural institution budget cuts

Famous Deaths

Dick ClarkDick Clark (1929-2012)

American radio and television personality (American Bandstand), dies from a heart attack at 82

  • Robert O. Ragland, American film score composer (The Thing With Two Heads), dies at 80
2012 Highlights

About April 18, 2012

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 10 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: We Are Young - fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
  • UK #1 Song: Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepsen