On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 79th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Jordan Spieth leads wire-to-wire to win his 1st major title by 4 strokes from Phil Mickelson and Justin Rose

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hillary Clinton announces she will run for the Democratic nominee for US President for the 2nd time

Politician and US First Lady Hillary Clinton
Politician and US First Lady
Hillary Clinton

Famous Weddings

  • Actor David Arquette (43) weds entertainment host Christina McLarty in a quiet ceremony
  • Fashion designer Tina Knowles (61) weds actor Richard Lawson (68) in Newport Beach, California

Famous Deaths

  • Sheila Kitzinger, British author, anthropologist & child birth educator, dies at 86