On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1979

Famous Birthdays

  • Timo Hildebrand, German footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Eugène Gabritschevsky, Russian biologist and artist (b. 1893)
1979 Highlights

About April 5, 1979

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 42 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries