April 27, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Apollo 16 returns to Earth
  • NYC Mayor John Lindsey appeals that John Lennon not be deported

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Kwame Nkrumah, 1st Prime Minister of Ghana (1957-60 and 1st President Ghana (1960-66), dies at 62

First President of Ghana Kwame Nkrumah
First President of Ghana
Kwame Nkrumah