Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events

 

Share This Page

Share This Page With Your Friends Via
 

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]
 

Yearwise Historical Events

 

Monthwise Historical Events

 

Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Kinro Kansha no Hi / Labor Thanksgiving Day (Japan)
  • St. George of Iberia (Georgia)
  • View All »
 

Poll

  • Do you support the 2003 US invasion of Iraq?
    Yes
    No
    Don't Know
 

Latest Events Listers

 

Famous Quotes

 

Find Us On Facebook

 

Sponsors

 

Historical Events Happened In 1972

Sunday, 23 November 2014

Jan 01   "Promises Promises" closes at Shubert Theater New York City NY after 1281 performances on this day in history.  

Jan 01   International Book Year begins on this day in history.  

Jan 01   Jane Morgan, actress (Mrs Margaret Davis-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 91 in the year 1972.  

Jan 01   People's Republic of China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Rebulic of China in the year 1972.  

Jan 02   Mariner 9 begins mapping Mars on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Frans Masereel, Flem WWII resistance fighter (Le Soleil), dies at 82 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Carl-Olof Anderberg, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1972.  

Jan 05   On this day in history nASA announced its plans for a new space vehicle, the shuttle  

Jan 05   NASA announces development of space shuttle in the year 1972.  

Jan 05   New York City NY transit fare rises from 30¢ to 35¢ on this day in history.  

Jan 05   In the year 1972 president Nixon signs a bill for NASA to begin research on manned shuttle  

Jan 05   On this day in history uS president Richard Nixon gives the go-ahead for the NASA space shuttle program.  

Jan 05   West-Pakistani sheik Mujib ur-Rahman freed in the year 1972.  

Jan 06   US female Figure Skating championship won by Janet Lynn in the year 1972.  

Jan 06   US male Figure Skating championship won by Kenneth Shelley in the year 1972.  

Jan 06   Vladimir Bukovski is exiled from USSR in the year 1972.  

Jan 07   In the year 1972 clarence Passailaigue, cricketer (487 for 6th wkt for Jamaica), dies  

Jan 07   In the year 1972 iberian Airlines crashes into 800' peak on island of Ibiza, 104 die  

Jan 07   On this day in history lewis F Powell Jr becomes a Supreme Court Justice  

Jan 07   William Hubbs Rehnquist, sworn in as Supreme Court Justice in the year 1972.  

Jan 08   Kenneth Patchen, US writer (See You in the Morning), dies at 60 on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Billionaire Howard Hughes speaks to reporters by phone, stating that a biography of him by author Clifford Irving is phony on this day in history.  

Jan 09   In the year 1972 passenger ship Queen Elizabeth destroyed by fire while at anchor in Hong Kong  

Jan 09   Ted Shawn, US dancer, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   Al Goodman, Russian/US orch leader (NBC Comedy Hour), dies at 81 on this day in history.  

Jan 10   On this day in history sheik Mujib ur-Rahman arrives in Dacca, East-Pakistan  

Jan 10   In the year 1972 triple album set "Concert for Bangladesh" released in UK  

Jan 11   In the year 1972 east-Pakistan becomes independent state of Bangladesh  

Jan 12   On this day in history padraic Colum, Irish poet/writer/founder (Irish Review), dies at 90  

Jan 14   In the year 1972 "Sanford & Son" starring Redd Foxx premieres on NBC TV  

Jan 14   In the year 1972 frederik IX, [Christiaan FFMKW], king of Denmark (1947-72), dies at 72  

Jan 15   On this day in history heavyweight Joe Frazier KOs Terry Daniels  

Jan 16   In the year 1972 david Seville, singer (Alvin & Chipmunks), dies at 52  

Jan 17   On this day in history rochelle Hudson, actress (That's My Boy), dies at 55  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | Next Page »

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • 10 oldest Photos in History - Die ältesten Fotos der Welt
  • First Photo's Ever taken in Date order
  • Top 10 Scary Old Photos
  • Martin Luther King "I have a dream"   with Subtitles
  • 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests
  • 25 Most Horrific Massacres In History
  • The Nanking Massacre: Facts, Pictures, WW2, Documentary Photos, Book, Women (1997)
  • Korean Atrocities by American Army immediate following WWII 1946-1949
  • The world's oldest musical instrument (40,000 BCE) Mammoth ivory and bird bone flutes Germany
  • Cycling is the Greatest Invention of All Time
  • Wright Brothers First Flight (1903)
  • Raw Footage of Hamas Tunnel Terror Attack Being Thrawted
  • ISIS Genocide of Yazidi in Iraq
  • Boko Haram leader: Allah says to sell girls
  • Origins of Israel Palestinian Conflict

Famous Birthdays In 1972

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Jeff Jackson, US baseball outfielder (Phila Phillies) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of lake Dawson, NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs)  

Jan 02   In the year 1972 birth of mattias Norstrom, Mora SWE, NHL defenseman (Team Sweden, LA Kings)  

Jan 02   Christopher Lennertz, American composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Mike McCoy, WLAF quarterback (Amsterdam Admirals) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of james Longley, American documentary filmmaker  

Jan 13   Bryon Morris, running back (Baltimore Ravens) was born in the year 1972.  

Jan 13   Byron "Bam" Morris, NFL running back (Pitts Steelers) was born in the year 1972.  

Famous Deaths In 1972

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Jane Morgan, actress (Mrs Margaret Davis-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 91 on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Frans Masereel, Flem WWII resistance fighter (Le Soleil), dies at 82 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   Carl-Olof Anderberg, composer, dies at 57 in the year 1972.  

Jan 06   Chen Yi, Chinese military commander and politician (b. 1901) died in the year 1972.  

Jan 07   Clarence Passailaigue, cricketer (487 for 6th wkt for Jamaica), dies in the year 1972.  

Jan 08   Kenneth Patchen, US writer (See You in the Morning), dies at 60 in the year 1972.  

Jan 09   Ted Shawn, US dancer, dies at 80 in the year 1972.  

Jan 10   In the year 1972 al Goodman, Russian/US orch leader (NBC Comedy Hour), dies at 81