On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1972

Historical Events

  • 1st black US political convention opens in Gary, Indiana
  • General Lon Nol becomes President & Prince Sirik Matak premier of Cambodia
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt Kenseth, American race car driver
  • Takashi Fujii, Japanese television performer
1972 Highlights

About March 10, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces