What Happened on March 31st, 1972

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events


Black Tot Day

Final day of the rum ration in the Royal Canadian Navy

  • Official Beatles Fan Club closes down

Famous Birthdays

  • Alejandro AmenĂ¡bar, Spanish film director
  • Andrew Bowen, American actor
  • Hristos Polihroniou, Greek hammer thrower
  • John Godina, Fort Sill Oklahoma, shot putter/discus thrower (Oly-silver-96)
  • Kelly O'Leary, Halifax Nova Scotia, kayaker (Olympics-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Meena Kumari, Indian actress (b. 1932)