On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1972

Historical Events

  • "Selling of the President" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 5 performances
  • 17th Eurovision Song Contest: Vicky Leandros for Luxembourg wins singing "Apres toi" in Edinburgh

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34th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: UCLA beats Florida, 81-76; 6th straight title for Bruins; future Hall of Fame center Bill Walton tournament MOP

NBA Center and Television Sportscaster Bill Walton
NBA Center and Television Sportscaster
Bill Walton
  • America's LP "America" goes #1

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Bobby Hull becomes the 2nd NHLer to score 600 goals

NHL Legend Bobby Hull
NHL Legend
Bobby Hull
  • UCLA wins its 6th consecutive national basketball title

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Battle, Biloxi MS, infielder (Philadelphia Phillies)
  • Lawrence Moten, NBA guard (Vancouver Grizzlies)
1972 Highlights

About March 25, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries