This Day In U2 History

April 01

Most frequent user: AJS

World Events

  • April Fool’s Day

U2 History on this Day

  • U2 were scheduled to play in Sydney, Australia at the Telstra Stadium on this day, but the show was cancelled and rescheduled for later in the year. (2006)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • 1981: Cardi's, Houston, TX, USA [U2]
  • 1985: Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA [U2]
  • 2004: Point Depot, Dublin, Ireland [U2]

    Larry Mullen presents Dave Fanning with an award at the Meteors, and the whole band appears in a pre-recorded video singing a song.

  • 2005: Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim, CA, USA [U2]
  • 2016: Unknown Camp, Gasiantep, Turkey [Bono]

    Bono is visiting a Syrian refugee camp with a group of US politicians and sings songs with children attending a school at the camp.

  • 2017: Murdoch Residence, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom [U2]

    A number of songs are performed at a private party at Elisabeth Murdoch’s residence.

News Stories on This Day