On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Future Baseball Hall of Famer Ted Williams manages his final game as Texas Rangers lose to KC Royals, 4-0 in the last game played at Municipal Stadium; Williams replaced by Whitey Herzog

Baseball Player Ted Williams
Baseball Player
Ted Williams

Famous Deaths

  • Colin Gordon, British actor (The Pink Panther, Casino Royale), dies at 61