Historical Events In 1972
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jun 15 On this day in history 75,000 attend gathering of religious leader Billy Graham, in Texas
Jun 15 In the year 1972 rock fall inside Vierzy Tunnel (France) causes 2 train crash; 107 die
Jun 16 In the year 1972 burglars caught inside the Watergate building
Jun 17 5 arrested for burglarizing Democratic Party HQ at Watergate Oh what a tangled web we weave in the year 1972.
Jun 17 Looking Glass releases "Brandy" on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 1972 bEA Trident crashes after takeoff from Heathrow killing 118
Jun 20 On this day in history horst Salomon, writer, dies
Jun 21 On this day in history seth Bingham, composer, dies at 90
Jun 23 Elton Britt, country singer (Sat Night Jamboree), dies at 54 in the year 1972.
Jun 23 On this day in history hS-2, HS-15, HS-74 and HS-75 came to the aid of flood stricken residents in the Wilkes-Barre, Scranton and Pottstown areas of Pennsylvania
Jun 23 Hurricane Agnes is costliest natural disaster in American history on this day in history.
Jun 23 On this day in history nixon &Haldeman agree to use CIA to cover up Watergate
Jun 23 Pres Nixon signs act barring sex discrimination in college sports on this day in history.
Jun 26 David Lichine, [Lichtenstein], Russian/US choreographer, dies at 61 in the year 1972.
Jun 29 Supreme Court-death penalty usually was "cruel &unusual punishment" in the year 1972.
Jun 29 On this day in history uSSR launches Prognoz 2 into earth orbit (549/200,000 km)
Jul 01 Ms. magazine begins publishing in the year 1972.
Jul 02 Joseph F Smith Jr, leader US mormon chuch, dies at 95 on this day in history.
Jul 03 Mississippi Fred McDowell, jazz artist, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jul 06 In the year 1972 brandon De Wilde actor (Jamie), dies at 30 in a car crash
Jul 06 In the year 1972 brandon De Wilde, actor (Jamie), dies at 30 in a car crash
Jul 07 In the year 1972 athenagoras, 268th patriarch of Constantinople, dies
Jul 07 In the year 1972 billie Jean King beats Evonne Goolagong to win Wimbeldon
Jul 09 Kwame Nkrumah, re-buried in Nkroful Ghana in the year 1972.
Jul 09 The first tour of Paul McCartney & Wings (France) in the year 1972.
Jul 10 Democratic convention opens in Miami Beach Florida (McGovern) on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1972 herd of stampeding elephants kills 24, Chandka Forest India
Jul 13 C Torres discovers asteroid #3050 Carrera in the year 1972.
Jul 13 LA Rams (Irsay) & Baltimore Colts (Rosenbloom) swap owners in the year 1972.
Jul 13 T Smirnova discovers asteroid #2112 Ulyanov on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history l Zhuravleva discovers asteroids #1959 Karbyshev & #2423 Ibarruri
Jul 16 On this day in history giorgio Nataletti, composer, dies at 65
Jul 17 In the year 1972 the first 2 women begin training as FBI agents at Quantico
Jul 18 200,000 attend Mt Pocono rock festival in Penns on this day in history.