Historical Events In 1972
Thursday, 09 July 2020
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 on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history 5 arrested for burglarizing Democratic Party HQ at Watergate Oh what a tangled web we weave
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 Horst Salomon, writer, dies on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1972 seth Bingham, composer, dies at 90
Jun 23 Elton Britt, country singer (Sat Night Jamboree), dies at 54 in the year 1972.
Jun 23 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 in the year 1972.
Jun 23 In the year 1972 hurricane Agnes is costliest natural disaster in American 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 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 In the year 1972 uSSR launches Prognoz 2 into earth orbit (549/200,000 km)
Jul 01 In the year 1972 ms. magazine begins publishing
Jul 02 Joseph F Smith Jr, leader US mormon chuch, dies at 95 on this day in history.
Jul 03 In the year 1972 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 on this day in history.
Jul 07 Athenagoras, 268th patriarch of Constantinople, dies on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history billie Jean King beats Evonne Goolagong to win Wimbeldon
Jul 09 On this day in history kwame Nkrumah, re-buried in Nkroful Ghana
Jul 09 In the year 1972 the first tour of Paul McCartney & Wings (France)
Jul 10 Democratic convention opens in Miami Beach Florida (McGovern) in the year 1972.
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 On this day in history lA Rams (Irsay) & Baltimore Colts (Rosenbloom) swap owners
Jul 13 On this day in history t Smirnova discovers asteroid #2112 Ulyanov
Jul 14 L Zhuravleva discovers asteroids #1959 Karbyshev & #2423 Ibarruri on this day in history.
Jul 16 Giorgio Nataletti, composer, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jul 17 The first 2 women begin training as FBI agents at Quantico in the year 1972.
Jul 18 200,000 attend Mt Pocono rock festival in Penns in the year 1972.