On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 2017

Historical Events


Nobel prizeNobel Prize

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

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Singer-Songwriter
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
2017 Highlights

About April 1, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries