On This Day

What Happened on April 25, 1972

Historical Events

  • Hans-Werner Grosse glides 907.7 miles (1,461 km) in an AS-W-12

Famous Birthdays

  • Percell Gaskins, American football linebacker (Carolina Panthers), born in Daytona Beach, Florida
  • Sara Baras, Spanish flamenco dancer and choreographer, born in San Fernando, Cádiz, Spain

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Comedic actor Bob Denver (37) weds third wife Carole Abrahams

Actor Bob Denver
Bob Denver

Famous Deaths

  • George Sanders, Russian actor (All About Eve-Academy Award 1950), commits suicide at 65
1972 Highlights

About April 25, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus