What Happened on July 29, 1972

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear Test at Mururoa atoll

Famous Birthdays

  • Wil Wheaton, American actor (Star Trek Next Generation-Wesley, Stand By Me), born in Burbank, California
Born in 1972
1972 Highlights

About July 29, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Alone Again (Naturally) - Gilbert O'Sullivan
  • UK #1 Song: Puppy Love - Donny Osmond