Handel’s Messiah was first publicly performed in Dublin, Ireland.
Apollo 13 announced "Houston, we've got a problem," when an oxygen tank burst on the way to the Moon.
Tiger Woods became the youngest person to win the Masters Tournament and the first of African descent to win a major golf title.
Kwangmyŏngsŏng-3, a North Korean Earth observation satellite, exploded shortly after its launch. The U.S. and other countries called the launch a violation of United Nations Security Council rules.