What Happened on April 24, 2018

Historical Events

Music History

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

  • 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

Event of Interest

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

2018 History

About April 24, 2018

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Nice For What - Drake
  • UK #1 Song: One Kiss - Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa