What Happened on March 4, 2018

Historical Events

Academy Awards

90th Academy Awards: Best Picture "The Shape of Water", Best Director Guillermo del Toro, Best Actor Gary Oldman, Best Actress France McDormand

  • Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia Skripal are poisoned by nerve agent in Salisbury, England
  • Italian general election results in no clear winner; populist Five Star Movement led by Luigi Di Maio receives most votes with 32%
  • World's worst listeria outbreak suspected of killing 180 tracked to processed meat factory in Polokwane, South Africa

Famous Deaths

  • Davide Astori, Italian footballer (Milan), dies from cardiac arrest at 31
  • Javed Abidi, Indian disability rights activist, director (NCPEDP), and founder of the Disability Rights Group, dies of a chest infection at 53
2018 Highlights

About March 4, 2018

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

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: God's Plan - Drake
  • UK #1 Song: God's Plan - Drake