What Happened on April 13, 1972

Historical Events

  • 1st baseball players' strike ends after 13 days

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Lewis, American rock singer and songwriter (Staind - "It's Been Awhile"; "Eyes Wide Open"), born in Rutland, Vermont
  • Dave Wohlabaugh, American NFL center and guard (NE Patriots), born in Hamburg, New York
  • Jeroen Thesseling, Dutch pop bassist (Pestilence, Spheres)
  • Mariusz Czerkawski, Polish NHL right wing (Edmonton Oilers), born in Radomsko, Poland
  • Mike Kennedy, Canadian NHL left wing (Dallas Stars), born in Toronto, Ontario
1972 Highlights

About April 13, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Roberta Flack
  • UK #1 Song: Amazing Grace - The Pipes & Drums & Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards