April 5 is the 95th day of the year (96th in leap years). There are 270 days remaining until the end of the year.
Behind the scenes
- 1906 — Grady Sutton, who played Gibson's Secretary in the 1940 film Anne of Windy Poplars, was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA.
- 1960 — Alma Kruger, who portrayed Mrs. Stephen Pringle in Anne of Windy Poplars (1940), died in Seattle, Washington, USA.
- 1992 — "Old Friends, Old Wounds", the 13th episode of Season 3 of Road to Avonlea, was broadcast on CBC.
- 2009 — "Red-Haired Anne", the first episode of Kon'nichiwa Anne: Before Green Gables, was broadcast.