On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 2018

Historical Events

  • 37th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Notre Dame beats Mississippi State, 61-58; Fighting Irish forward Jessica Shepard, 19 points

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Digby, 12th Baron Digby, British Army (Coldstream Guards) officer, dies at 93

Person of interestEfraín Ríos Montt

Efraín Ríos Montt, Guatemalan general and dictator (1982-83) convicted of genocide and crimes against humanity, dies of a heart attack at 91

Dictator and President of Guatemala Efraín Ríos Montt
Dictator and President of Guatemala
Efraín Ríos Montt
  • Steven Bochco, American TV producer and co-creator of Hill Street Blues, LA Law and NYPD Blue, dies at 74
2018 Highlights

About April 1, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries