On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 2010

Historical Events

  • 72nd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Duke beats Butler, 61-59; Blue Devils' forward Kyle Singler, 19 points

Famous Deaths

  • Vitali Sevastiyanov, Soviet cosmonaut (Soyuz 9, 18), dies at 74
2010 Highlights

About April 5, 2010

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rude Boy - Rihanna
  • UK #1 Song: This Ain't A Love Song - Scouting For Girls