What Happened on February 4, 1972

Historical Events

  • 6th round of Strategic Arms Limitation Talks ends in Vienna Austria

Olympic Gold

Dutch speed skater Ard Schenk wins the 5,000m at the Sapporo Winter Olympics; also wins the 1,500m and 10,000m gold medals

1972 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Giovanni Silva De Oliveira, Brazilian footballer
  • Kelvin Anderson, CFL running back (Calgary Stampeders)
Born in 1972

About February 4, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: American Pie (Parts I & II) - Don McLean
  • UK #1 Song: Telegram Sam - T Rex