Historical Events In 1972
Sunday, 16 May 2021
Jun 15 In the year 1972 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 Burglars caught inside the Watergate building in the year 1972.
Jun 17 In the year 1972 5 arrested for burglarizing Democratic Party HQ at Watergate Oh what a tangled web we weave
Jun 17 Looking Glass releases "Brandy" in the year 1972.
Jun 18 BEA Trident crashes after takeoff from Heathrow killing 118 on this day in history.
Jun 20 In the year 1972 horst Salomon, writer, dies
Jun 21 Seth Bingham, composer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
Jun 23 On this day in history elton Britt, country singer (Sat Night Jamboree), dies at 54
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 In the year 1972 nixon &Haldeman agree to use CIA to cover up Watergate
Jun 23 Pres Nixon signs act barring sex discrimination in college sports in the year 1972.
Jun 26 In the year 1972 david Lichine, [Lichtenstein], Russian/US choreographer, dies at 61
Jun 29 Supreme Court-death penalty usually was "cruel &unusual punishment" in the year 1972.
Jun 29 USSR launches Prognoz 2 into earth orbit (549/200,000 km) in the year 1972.
Jul 01 In the year 1972 ms. magazine begins publishing
Jul 02 Joseph F Smith Jr, leader US mormon chuch, dies at 95 in the year 1972.
Jul 03 On this day in history mississippi Fred McDowell, jazz artist, dies at 68
Jul 06 Brandon De Wilde actor (Jamie), dies at 30 in a car crash on this day in history.
Jul 06 Brandon De Wilde, actor (Jamie), dies at 30 in a car crash in the year 1972.
Jul 07 On this day in history athenagoras, 268th patriarch of Constantinople, dies
Jul 07 Billie Jean King beats Evonne Goolagong to win Wimbeldon in the year 1972.
Jul 09 On this day in history kwame Nkrumah, re-buried in Nkroful Ghana
Jul 09 The first tour of Paul McCartney & Wings (France) on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1972 democratic convention opens in Miami Beach Florida (McGovern)
Jul 10 On this day in history herd of stampeding elephants kills 24, Chandka Forest India
Jul 13 In the year 1972 c Torres discovers asteroid #3050 Carrera
Jul 13 On this day in history lA Rams (Irsay) & Baltimore Colts (Rosenbloom) swap owners
Jul 13 In the year 1972 t Smirnova discovers asteroid #2112 Ulyanov
Jul 14 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroids #1959 Karbyshev & #2423 Ibarruri on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1972 giorgio Nataletti, composer, dies at 65
Jul 17 The first 2 women begin training as FBI agents at Quantico on this day in history.
Jul 18 200,000 attend Mt Pocono rock festival in Penns in the year 1972.