World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - April 5
432 Historic Events for April 5
1966

Scott Dill, NFL tackle/guard (Tampa Bay Bucs, Minnesota Vikings)

Birth
1966

Sven Fleuron, writer, dies at 91

Death
1966

Larry Norman, Toronto Ontario, canoeist (Olympics-19-92, 96)

Birth
1966

Brent Hughes, New Westminster Ca, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)

Birth
1966

WTVX TV channel 34 in Ft Pierce-Vero Beach, FL (IND) 1st broadcast

Event
1967

ATS II launched but fails to reach orbit

Event
1967

'76er Wilt Chamberlain sets NBA record of 41 rebounds

Event
1968

US marine base Khe San Vietnam, appalled

Event
1968

Lois Andrews, dies of lung cancer at 44

Death
1968

Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego opens

Event
1968

Gianna Amore, Warwick RI, playmate (August, 1989)

Birth
1968

Tasia Valenza, NYC, actress (All My Children)

Birth
1969

Gabriel M-E-R Chevallier, French author (La Peur), dies at 73

Death
1969

R¢mulo Gallegos, Venezuela author/president (1947-48), dies at 84

Death
1970

Tim Jacobs, NFL running back (Cleve Browns, Miami Dolphins)

Birth
1970

WSNS TV channel 44 in Chicago, IL (IND) begins broadcasting

Event
1970

Erlan Sagymbayev, hockey forward (Team Kazakhstan Oly-1998)

Birth
1970

Jacob H "Jaap" Stotijn, oboist/conductor, dies at 78

Death
1971

US Lt Wiliam Calley (My Lai Massacre) sentenced to life

Event
1971

Stuart Peele, Australian rower (Olympics-96)

Birth
1971

Bob Kuberski, NFL defensive tackle (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)

Birth
1971

WNJT TV channel 52 in Trenton, NJ (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1971

Finidi George, soccer player (Ajax)

Birth
1971

Mount Etna erupts in Sicily Italy

Event
1971

Fran Phipps is 1st woman to reach North Pole

Event