On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 2018

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


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Ed Sheeran's "รท" is the best-selling album of 2017, selling 6.1 million copies, according to IFPI

Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran
Singer-Songwriter
Ed Sheeran
  • Golden State Killer suspect Joseph DeAngelo arrested and charged with eight murders after being identified through genealogy websites
  • Streaming music services overtake worldwide sales of CDs and vinyl for the first time according to IFPI
  • Suffragist Millicent Fawcett is the first woman to have a statue erected in Parliament Square, London, England

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US President Donald Trump hosts his first state dinner for visiting French President Emmanuel Macron

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
President of France Emmanuel Macron
President of France
Emmanuel Macron