On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1985

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Negus, English antiques expert and broadcaster (Antiques Roadshow), dies at 82
  • Tyrell Johnson, cricketer (WI left-arm quickie, one Test 1939), dies
1985 Highlights

About April 5, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Good Friday (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries