On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 2014

Historical Events

  • 167th Grand National: Leighton Aspell wins aboard Pineau de Re; sixth French-bred horse to win the GN
  • Minnesota manager Ron Gardenhire picks up the 1,000th win of his MLB career as the Twins score a 7 - 3 victory over the Cleveland Indians

Famous Deaths

  • John Pinette, American comedian and actor (The Punisher, Junior), dies from an pulmonary embolism at 50
2014 Highlights

About April 5, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries