April 2nd, 2018

April 2nd, 2018, fell on a Monday. It was day 92 of 2018. The decade was the 2010s.

2 years, 5 months and 21 days have passed since April 2nd, 2018.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 2nd, 2018:

  • Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan announce that they are separating.


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 2nd, 2018.

  • Green Book

    "Green Book" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2018.

  • 2018 in movies.

    Movies released in 2018 included Avengers: Infinity War, Black Panther, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Incredibles 2, Aquaman, Bohemian Rhapsody, Venom, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Deadpool 2, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, A Quiet Place, A Star Is Born and Halloween.

  • Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists.

    "Jamal Khashoggi and Other Journalists" are named as the Time Person of the Year in 2018.

  • 2018 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2018 included Drake, Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha, Post Malone, XXXTentacion, Cardi B, Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Eminem, Juice Wrld, Travis Scott and Kodak Black.

  • Record of the Year: 2018

    "This Is America" by Childish Gambino would go on to win a Grammy for 2018's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 2 years, 5 months and 21 days have passed since April 2nd, 2018.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 2018.
  • Leap Year: 2018 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 2nd, 2018, will be 2 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1522623600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 2nd, 2018:

  • March 14th, 2018: Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking passes away at the age of 76.
  • March 17th, 2018: News breaks about the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal.
  • April 5th, 2018: Conor McGregor throws a metal equipment dolly at a bus carrying UFC fighters.
  • April 15th, 2018: Football: Manchester City win the Premier League after Manchester United lose 1-0 at home to West Brom.
  • April 20th, 2018: Football: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger announces that he will leave the club after 22 years of being in charge.
  • April 20th, 2018: Swedish DJ Avicii commits suicide.
  • April 21st, 2018: Actor Verne Troyer (Mini-Me) passes away due to alcohol poisoning.
  • April 24th, 2018: Police arrest the Golden State Killer, Joseph James DeAngelo, after a decades-long investigation.
  • April 26th, 2018: Comedian and actor Bill Cosby is found guilty of sexual assault.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 2nd, 2018, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 was the year of the Dog (Yang Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 2nd, 2018 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Mindhunter - Crime thriller series.
  • Stranger Things - Science fiction series.
  • Better Call Saul - Breaking Bad spin-off.
  • Jane the Virgin - Romantic drama-comedy series.
  • Power - Crime drama.
  • Rick and Morty - Adult animated Sci-Fi sitcom.
  • Peaky Blinders - British crime series that is set in the 19th century.
  • Orange Is the New Black - American comedy-drama about a federal prison.
  • Black Mirror - Dystopian Sci-Fi series.
  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.

2018 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2018.

"Game Shakers" - "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" - "Henry Danger" - "Paw Patrol" - "Doc McStuffins" - "Dora the Explorer"


2018 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2018:

  • Nintendo Switch
  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of April:


US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Donald Trump was the President of the United States on April 2nd, 2018.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 2nd, 2018 was probably conceived around the 23rd of June, 2017. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 2nd, 2018 is the 10th of January, 2019. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Star Wars Battlefront II - Action shooter game based on the Star Wars franchise.
  • Call of Duty: WWII - First-person shooter game developed by Sledgehammer Games.
  • Super Mario Odyssey - Platform game.
  • Fortnite - Battle royale game.
  • What Remains of Edith Finch - Adventure game developed by Giant Sparrow.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 2nd, 2018.

  • 905 days have passed since this date.
  • 78,192,000 seconds have passed since the April 2nd, 2018.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 91,224,000 times.
  • Since April 2nd, 2018, earth has travelled approximately 40,347,072,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 13,032,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 6,724,512 steps. That's about 2,989 miles!
  • Since this date, 938,304 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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