On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 2018

Historical Events

  • 171st Grand National: Davey Russell wins aboard 10/1 Tiger Roll in a photo finish from Pleasant Company

Music concertMusic Concert

Beyoncé is the first black woman to headline the Coachella Music Festival, her performance on this day the most-watched performance ever on YouTube

  • National Gardening Day, since 2018 and according to the National Day Calendar

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: Nina Simone; Sister Rosetta Tharpe; Bon Jovi; The Cars; Dire Straits; and Moody Blues

Singer and Civil Rights Activist Nina Simone
Singer and Civil Rights Activist
Nina Simone
  • US, UK and French forces carry out airstrikes on sites associated with Syria's chemical weapons program, in response to Douma gas attack
2018 Highlights

About April 14, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 3 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries