Historical Events on June 4th, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 71st Men's French Open: Andres Gimeno beats Patrick Proisy (4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-1)

Sport awardTennis Open

71st Women's French Open: Billie Jean King beats Evonne Goolagong (6-3, 6-3)

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King
  • Angela Davis, black activist, acquitted of killing a white guard
  • Carol Mann wins LPGA Lady Carling Golf Open
  • Record 8 shutouts pitched in 16 major league games (AL=5, NL=3)