What Happened on December 30, 1972

Historical Events

Event of Interest

US President Richard Nixon halts bombing of North Vietnam & announces peace talks

Famous Birthdays

  • Kerry Collins, American College Football Hall of Fame quarterback (Penn State Uni; Pro Bowl 1996, 2008; Carolina Panthers, Tennessee Titans), born in Lebanon, Pennsylvania
  • Loren Meyer, NBA center (Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks)
  • Maureen Flannigan, actress (Evie-Out of This World)
  • Paul Keegan, Irish footballer
Born in 1972
1972 Highlights

About December 30, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Me And Mrs. Jones - Billy Paul
  • UK #1 Song: Long Haired Lover From Liverpool - Little Jimmy Osmond