What Happened on April 24, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Chipper Jones, American Baseball HOF infielder (8 × MLB All-Star; World Series 1995; NL MVP 1999; Atlanta Braves), born in DeLand, Florida
  • Jamie Brown, American football tackle (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32), born in Miami, Florida
  • Jure Košir, Slovenian alpine skier, born in Jesenice, Yugoslavia
  • Nicolas Gill, 86kg judoka (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Rab Douglas, Scottish football goalkeeper (Arbroath), born in Lanark, Scotland
Born in 1972
1972 Highlights

About April 24, 1972

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

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