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

About April 5, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Happy - Pharrell Williams
  • UK #1 Song: She Looks So Perfect - 5 Seconds Of Summer