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

Bob Denver

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

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? 49 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Anzac Day (Australia, New Zealand)

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