What Happened on April 8, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 126th Grand National: Graham Thorner aboard Well To Do wins
  • Alvin Kallicharran scores 100* in his 1st Test Cricket innings v NZ

Famous Birthdays

  • Damon Watts, NFL center (Indianapolis Colts)
  • Isaac Davis, NFL guard (San Diego Chargers)
  • Katrina Powell, Canberra Australia, field hockey striker (Olympics-96)
  • Paul Gray, American bassist (Slipknot)