- "The Lion King" becomes highest grossing Broadway show after overtaking "The Phantom of the Opera"
Salsa artist Marc Anthony (42) divorces pop star and actress Jennifer Lopez (43) due to irreconcilable differences after 7 years of marriage
- Mark Lenzi, American springboard diver (Olympic gold 1992), dies at 43
Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes
Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)