On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1967

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Sports record brokenNBA Record

'76er Wilt Chamberlain sets NBA record of 41 rebounds

NBA Legend Wilt Chamberlain
NBA Legend
Wilt Chamberlain
  • ATS II launched but fails to reach orbit

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Gait, Canadian lacrosse player

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Joseph Muller, American geneticist, Nobel laureate (b. 1890)