On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Ochoa, American football outfielder (NY Mets), born in Miami, Florida
  • John Rothell, Titusville Florida, 400m hurdler
  • Junichi Suwabe, Japanese voice actor, born in Tokyo
  • Michel Ancel, French game designer (Ubisoft), born in Monaco
  • Paul Michael Kent, New Zealand athlete, breastroker (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland
  • Rui Costa, Portuguese footballer, born in Amadora, Portugal
  • Trevor Kidd, NHL goalie (Calgary Flames), born in Dugald, Manitoba

Famous Deaths

  • J Arthur Rank, 1st Baron Rank, industrialist/film magnate
1972 Highlights

About March 29, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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