What Happened on April 10, 2016

Historical Events

US Masters Golf

80th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: England's Danny Willett wins his first major title, 3 strokes ahead of Lee Westwood and defending champion Jordan Spieth

  • Explosions and a fire caused by fireworks at Puttingal Temple in Kerala, India, kills more than 100 and injures nearly 400

Event of Interest

Hong Kong pro-democracy political party Demosistō established by Nathan Law, Joshua Wong and Agnes Chow

2016 History

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Marks, British drug dealer and author (Mr Nice), dies at 70

About April 10, 2016

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  • UK #1 Song: I Took A Pill In Ibiza - Mike Posner