What Happened on April 16, 2018

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

Music History

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

Famous Deaths

  • Harry Anderson, American comic, magician, and actor (Night Court - "Judge Harry Stone"; Daves's World), dies at 65

About April 16, 2018

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Nice For What - Drake
  • UK #1 Song: Nice For What - Drake