What Happened on April 28, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Courts award 1968 Kentucky Derby prize money to 2nd place winner due to the winner being given drugs before the race

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Benda, Reet Belgium, hockey forward (Team Germany 1998)
  • Jean-Paul van Gastel, soccer player (Willem II)
  • Michelle Menzies, Canadian ice pairs (1995, 96 Can champs), born in Barrie, Ontario
  • Violent J [Joseph Bruce], American rapper (Insane Clown Posse), born in Detroit, Michigan