On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1972

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Kerry Collins, NFL quarterback (Carolina Panthers)
  • Loren Meyer, NBA center (Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks)
  • Maureen Flannigan, actress (Evie-Out of This World)
  • Paul Keegan, Irish footballer
1972 Highlights

About December 30, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn