On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1972

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

  • Jean-Paul van Gastel, soccer player (Willem II)
  • Violent J [Joseph Bruce], American rapper (Insane Clown Posse), born in Detroit, Michigan
1972 Highlights

About April 28, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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