On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 2016

Historical Events

  • 78th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Villanova defeats North Carolina, 77-74; Wildcats guard Phil Booth, 20 points

Famous Deaths

  • Carlo Mastrangelo, Italian-American rocker (Dion & The Belmonts), dies of cancer at 78
  • Chus Lampreave [María Jesús Lampreave Pérez], Spanish actress (Volver, Belle Époque), dies at 85
2016 Highlights

About April 4, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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