On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 2018

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 122nd Boston Marathon: Yuki Kawauchi of Japan wins men's race in 2:15:58; Desiree Linden (2:39:54) first American to win women's title since 1985

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kendrick Lamar is the first rapper and non classical or jazz musician to win the Pulitzer Prize for music with his album "Damn"

Singer-songwriter, Music Producer Kendrick Lamar
Singer-songwriter, Music Producer
Kendrick Lamar

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Anderson, American actor (Judge Harry Stone-Night Court), dies at 65