On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1985

Historical Events

  • Tulane University cancels its basketball season amidst scandal

Famous Birthdays

  • Rudy Fern├índez, Spanish basketball guard (Olympic silver 2008, 12; bronze 2016; FIBA World Cup gold 2006, 19; Portland TB's, Denver Nuggets; Real Madrid), born in Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Kate Roberts, Welsh nationalist and writer (b. 1891)
1985 Highlights

About April 4, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries