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Historical Events In 1972

Wednesday, 21 April 2021

Feb 23   On this day in history michael Taube, composer, dies at 81  

Feb 25   Ontario Hydro opens $75 million Pickering nuclear power plant; has been the largest single producer of electricity in the world in the year 1972.  

Feb 25   Paul McCartney releases "Give Ireland back to the Irish" single in the year 1972.  

Feb 26   In the year 1972 slag heap dam collapses above Buffalo Creek WV, kills 125  

Feb 26   On this day in history tom Manders, Dutch cabaret artist (Dorus), dies at 50  

Feb 27   On this day in history president Nixon & Chinese Premier Chou En-lai issued Shanghai Communique  

Feb 28   George Harrison is involved in a minor car accident in the year 1972.  

Feb 28   President Richard Nixon ends historic week-long visit to China in the year 1972.  

Feb 28   On this day in history president Richard Nixon wraps up his historic trip to China  

Feb 28   Victor Barna, table tennis champ, dies on this day in history.  

Feb 29   Antonio Sabato Jr, actor (Jagger Cates-General Hospital) on this day in history.  

Feb 29   Hank Aaron becomes 1st baseball player to sign for $200,000 a year in the year 1972.  

Feb 29   Hank Aaron becomes first baseball player to sign for $200,000 a year in the year 1972.  

Feb 29   Hank Aaron becomes the first baseball player to sign for $200,000 a year on this day in history.  

Feb 29   In the year 1972 jack Anderson discloses Dita Beard (ITT) memo indicating antitrust charges were dropped for $400,000 contribution to Republican Party  

Mar 01   In the year 1972 london flu in United States killing 1,027 people  

Mar 01   outbreak of smallpox in Yugoslavia killing 35 people on this day in history.  

Mar 01   On this day in history victor Babin, composer, dies at 63  

Mar 01   In the year 1972 wilt Chamberlain is the first NBA player to score 30,000 points  

Mar 02   Bill Lawrence, news anchor (ABC), dies at 56 on this day in history.  

Mar 02   In the year 1972 jean-Bédel Bokassa appoints himself President for life of Central African Republic  

Mar 02   On this day in history pioneer 10 launched for Jupiter flyby  

Mar 03   In the year 1972 sculpted figures of Jefferson Davis, Robert E Lee, & Stonewall Jackson are completed at Stone Mountain GA  

Mar 04   Last train run between Penrith to Keswick UK on this day in history.  

Mar 04   On this day in history libya & USSR signs cooperation treaty  

Mar 05   On this day in history greek composer Mikis Theodorakis leaves communist party  

Mar 05   Nils Bjorkander, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.  

Mar 06   Jack Nicklaus passes Arnold Palmer as golf's all-time money winner on this day in history.  

Mar 06   On this day in history keswick to Penrith railway officially closes  

Mar 08   In the year 1972 the first airship flown over Britain in 20 years (Europa)  

Mar 08   On this day in history the first flight of the Goodyear blimp  

Mar 10   General Lon Nol becomes President &prince Sirik Matak premier of Cambodia in the year 1972.  

Mar 10   USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.  

Mar 11   On this day in history fredric [William] Brown, sci-fi author (Martians Go Home), dies at 65  

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Famous Birthdays In 1972

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Jeff Jackson, US baseball outfielder (Phila Phillies) was born in the year 1972.  

Jan 02   In the year 1972 birth of lake Dawson, NFL wide receiver (KC Chiefs)  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of mattias Norstrom, Mora SWE, NHL defenseman (Team Sweden, LA Kings)  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of christopher Lennertz, American composer  

Jan 04   On this day in history birth of mike McCoy, WLAF quarterback (Amsterdam Admirals)  

Jan 04   James Longley, American documentary filmmaker was born on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history jane Morgan, actress (Mrs Margaret Davis-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 91  

Jan 03   Frans Masereel, Flem WWII resistance fighter (Le Soleil), dies at 82 in the year 1972.  

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 on this day in history.  

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

Jan 08   On this day in history kenneth Patchen, US writer (See You in the Morning), dies at 60  

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

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

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