On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1972

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Arthur Godfrey Time" ends a 27 year run on radio

Radio and TV Host Arthur Godfrey
Radio and TV Host
Arthur Godfrey

Famous Birthdays

  • Kendricke Bullard, NFL wide receiver (NE Patriots)

Famous Deaths

  • Gia Scala, actress (Garment Jungle, I Aim at the Stars), dies at 38
  • Ntare V, king of Burundi, murdered
1972 Highlights

About April 30, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus