April 5, 1975 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • 129th Grand National: Irish combination of jockey Tommy Carberry aboard L'Escargot wins by 15 lengths from 7/2 favourite and 1973-74 winner Red Rum

Event of interestEvent of Interest

American tennis #1 Chris Evert wins her 3rd WTA Tour Championship at the Los Angeles Sports Arena; beats Martina Navratilova 6-4, 6-2

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova

Birthdays in Sport

  • John Hartson, Welsh footballer
  • Nikki Dryden, 800m swimmer (Olympic 6th 1992, 96), born in Calgary, Alberta