On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Passenger train derails killing 48 (Rust Stasie South Africa)

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Roberto Clemente is 11th to get 3,000 hits

Baseball Player Roberto Clemente
Baseball Player
Roberto Clemente

Famous Birthdays

  • Ari Behn, Norwegian author
  • Cedric Saunders, NFL tight end (Tampa Bay Bucs, Scotland Claymores)
  • Jamal Anderson, NFL running back (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Troy Dumas, NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs)