On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 2015

Historical Events

  • ANA Inspiration Women's Golf, Mission Hills CC: Brittany Lincicome eagles last hole to force a playoff, then beats Stacy Lewis on 3rd extra hole to win her 2nd major title
  • Rolling Stone Magazine retracts its "Rape on Campus" story about a gang rape at the University of Virginia after being discredited

Famous Deaths

  • Claudio Prieto, Spanish composer (Solo a Solo; Cantata manriqueña), dies at 80
  • Richard Dysart, American actor (Leland MacKenzie-LA Law, The Last Days of Patton), dies at 86
2015 Highlights

About April 5, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries