On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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Bob Dylan receives his Nobel Prize for Literature at a private ceremony in Stockholm

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan
  • Chinese leaders announce plans to build city in Xiongan New Area, 3x size of New York

Famous Deaths

  • Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Russian poet (Bratsk Station), dies at 83