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 This day in History - April 5
432 Historic Events for April 5
1972

Shigemasa Ito, WLAF offensive linebacker (Rhein Fire)

Birth
1972

Isabel Jewell, dies at 62

Death
1972

Brian Donlevy, actor (Steve-Dangerous Assignment), dies at 73

Death
1972

Baseball season is delayed due to a strike

Event
1972

Mets trade Ken Singleton to Expos for Rusty Staub

Event
1973

Yutaka Kawaguchi, hockey defenseman (Team Japan 1998)

Birth
1973

Spencer Folau, NFL/WLAF offensive tackle (Balt Ravens, Rhein Fire)

Birth
1973

Estefania Knuth, Barcelona Spain, LPGA golfer (1992 French Intl)

Birth
1973

Emile Palmer, WLAF DT (London Monarchs)

Birth
1973

Ed Hobbs, WLAF RB (London Monarchs)

Birth
1973

Tony Banks, quarterback (St Louis Rams)

Birth
1973

NFL adopts jersey numbering system (ie QBs, 1-19)

Event
1973

Pioneer 11 launched to Jupiter

Event
1974

Rick Terry, NFL defensive tackle (NY Jets)

Birth
1974

Mike DuHaney, New Haven Ct, soccer defender (Olympics-gold-96)

Birth
1974

Then tallest building, World Trade Center opens in NYC (110 stories)

Event
1974

William Hudson, actor (I Led 3 Lives), dies at 49

Death
1974

Last day of Test cricket for Garry Sobers and Rohan Kanhai

Event
1975

Victor GM Marijnen, Dutch premier (1963-65), dies at 58

Death
1975

Nikki Dryden, Calgary Alberta, 800m swimmer (Olympics-6th-92, 96)

Birth
1975

"Letter for Queen Victoria" closes at ANTA Theater NYC after 18 perfs

Event
1975

Soyuz 18A launch aborted short of orbit; cosmonauts return safely

Event
1975

Inez Courtney, dies at 67

Death
1976

Ike Hilliard, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)

Birth
1976

Ryan Drese, SF Calif, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

Birth