Historical Events on September 4, 1972

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "The Price is Right" - US's longest running games show debuts on CBS
  • Thieves steal 18 paintings from the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in what was at the time the largest art theft in North America.
  • US swimmer Mark Spitz becomes 1st athlete to win 7 olympic gold medals
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test