Class of 1972


 

45th Reunion   
June 1 - 4, 2017





The Class of 1972 40th Reunion, June 4, 2012

Your class graduated from Gettysburg College on June 4, 1972.


1972 at a Glance

Commencement Speaker:
Glenn Olds, Pres Kent State University

President of the United States:
Richard Nixon

United States Population:
209,896,021

Price of a Gallon of Gas:
$0.36

Best Picture Academy Award:
The Godfather

Number One Song:
The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face - Roberta Flack

Baseball - World Series:
Oakland Athletics d. Cincinnati Reds (4-3)

NCAA Basketball Championship:
UCLA d. Florida State (81-76)

Super Bowl:
Dallas Cowboys d. Miami Dolphins (24-3)

Interesting Fact:
The first cellular phone
 call is made in New York