On This Day

March 4, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Abercorn Restaurant bombing: a bomb explodes in a crowded restaurant in Belfast, killing two civilians and wounding 130
  • Erhard Keller (Germany) skates world record 1000m (1:18.5)
  • Last train run between Penrith to Keswick, UK
  • Libya & USSR signs cooperation treaty

Birthdays in History

  • Sherida Pawiroredjo, Suriname Miss Indra Maju (1993)