What Happened on May 9, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Dan Hollander, figure skater (1996 Great Lakes champ), born in Royal Oak, Michigan
  • Daniela SilivaČ™, Romanian gymnast (3 Olympic gold 1988), born in Deva, Romania
  • Megumi Odaka, Japanese actress and artist
  • Simon Hollingsworth, Australian 400m hurdler (Olympics 1992, 96)
1972 Highlights

About May 9, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Roberta Flack
  • UK #1 Song: Amazing Grace - The Pipes & Drums & Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards