On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Jennie Garth, American actress (Kelly Taylor-Beverly Hills 90210), born in Champaign, Illinois
  • Sandrine Testud, French tennis star (1993 Strasbourg), born in Lyon, France

Famous Deaths

  • Ferde GrofĂ© American composer (Grand Canyon Suite), dies at 80
1972 Highlights

About April 3, 1972

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 8 months
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Easter Monday (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

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