What Happened on March 4, 2016

Historical Events

  • Ben Carson announces he is dropping out of the Republican presidential nomination race

Famous Weddings

Rupert Murdoch

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch (84) and model Jerry Hall (59) marry in a private civil ceremony at Spencer House in London

Famous Deaths

  • Pat Conroy, American writer (The Great Santini, Prince of Tides), dies at 70
  • Zhou Xiaoyan, Chinese operatic soprano and pedagogue (Shanghai Conservatory, 1949-65 and 1970-78), dies at 98
2016 Highlights

About March 4, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Work - Rihanna Featuring Drake
  • UK #1 Song: 7 Years - Lukas Graham