On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 2018

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan resigns after 10 years in office after mass protests against him beginning an unconstitutional third term
  • Mario Abdo Benítez is elected President of Paraguay

Film release premierFilm Premier

Marvel's "Avengers: Infinity War" directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, starring Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr and large ensemble cast premieres in Los Angeles

Actor Chris Evans
Actor
Chris Evans
Actor Robert Downey Jr
Actor
Robert Downey Jr
Comic-Book Artist and Marvel Creative Leader Stan Lee
Comic-Book Artist and Marvel Creative Leader
Stan Lee
  • Van deliberately driven into pedestrians in Toronto, Canada, killing 10 and injuring 13

Famous Birthdays

  • Prince Louis of Cambridge, English son of Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge, born in London

Famous Deaths

  • Sachio Kinugasa, Japanese baseman nicknamed Tetsujin, meaning "Iron Man", dies of colon cancer at 71