On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 2021

Historical Events

  • India records over 100,000 new COVID cases for the first time, more than half in the state of Maharashtra, which begins a new lockdown
  • Italy scraps its 1914 film censorship law that could ban films on moral and religious grounds
  • Tropical Cyclone Seroja causes floods and landslides in southeast Indonesia and East Timor, killing at least 113 people according to local authorities [1]
2021 Highlights

About April 5, 2021

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 2 days
Leap Year: No

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

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries