What Happened on April 2, 2018

Historical Events

  • 80th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Villanova defeats Michigan, 79–62; Wildcats guard Donte DiVincenzo 31 points
  • ANA Inspiration Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Pernilla Lindberg of Sweden gains her first pro win in a sudden-death playoff against Inbee Park and Jennifer Song that extends to 8 holes

Famous Deaths

  • Susan Anspach, American actress (Grace-Yellow Rose, Hair, Five Easy Pieces, Play It Again Sam), dies at 75

Winnie MandelaWinnie Mandela (1936-2018)

South African anti-apartheid activist and ANC politician, dies of a long illness at 81

About April 2, 2018

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: God's Plan - Drake
  • UK #1 Song: These Days - Rudimental Ft. Jess Glynne, Macklemore & Dan Caplen