On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Hayman, Australian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Melbourne
  • Shonie Carter, American MMA fighter, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Vyacheslav Kozlov, Russian ice hockey NHL forward (Detroit Red Wings), born in Voskresensk, Russia

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Cabot, actor (Diamonds are Forever), dies at 68
  • Les Harvey, rocker, dies
1972 Highlights

About May 3, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus