Historical Events In 1972
Wednesday, 14 April 2021
Mar 12 In the year 1972 judy Rankin wins LPGA Lady Eve Golf Open
Mar 12 On this day in history nHL great Gordie Howe retires after 26 seasons
Mar 15 Assassination attempt on Governor George Wallace of Alabama on this day in history.
Mar 15 On this day in history danish airliner hit mountain in Sheikdom of Oman killing 112
Mar 15 NASA selects 3 part configuration for Space Shuttle in the year 1972.
Mar 16 In the year 1972 harold "Pie" Traynor, hall of fame 3rd baseman (Pirates), dies at 72
Mar 16 In the year 1972 john &Yoko are served with deportation papers
Mar 17 On this day in history manny Martindale, cricketer (10 Tests for WI, 34 wickets), dies
Mar 17 Ringo releases "Back off Bugaloo" in UK in the year 1972.
Mar 18 People's Rebublic of China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Rebublic of China in the year 1972.
Mar 19 On this day in history "To Live Another Summer" closes at Helen Hayes NYC after 173 performances
Mar 19 In the year 1972 carol Mann wins LPGA Orange Blossom Golf Classic
Mar 19 India &Bangladesh sign friendship treaty in the year 1972.
Mar 19 Los Angeles Lakers beat Golden State Warriors, 162-99, by then record 63 points on this day in history.
Mar 20 19 mountain climbers killed on Japan's Mount Fuji during an avalanche in the year 1972.
Mar 20 Aad de Haas, Dutch religious painter/graphic artist, dies at 51 in the year 1972.
Mar 20 In the year 1972 sicco L. Mansholt succeeds Franco M. Malfatti as chairman of European Committee
Mar 21 US Supreme Court rules states can't require 1-year residency to vote on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1972 congress approves Equal Rights Amendment (never ratified)
Mar 22 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar named NBA MVP in the year 1972.
Mar 23 In the year 1972 evil Knievel breaks 93 bones after successfully clearing 35 cars
Mar 24 Great Britain imposes direct rule over Northern Ireland on this day in history.
Mar 25 On this day in history america's LP "America" goes #1
Mar 27 On this day in history maurits C Escher, Dutch lithograph carver (Praedestinatie), dies at 73
Mar 27 Venera 8 launched to Venus on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1972 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
Mar 28 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR in the year 1972.
Mar 28 On this day in history wilt Chamberlain plays his last pro basketball game
Mar 29 In the year 1972 j Arthur Rank, 1st Baron Rank, industrialist/film magnate
Mar 30 "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" opens at Lunt-Fontanne NYC for 156 performances on this day in history.
Mar 30 "Funny Thing Happened..." opens at Lunt-Fontanne NYC for 156 perfs in the year 1972.
Mar 30 In the year 1972 a very sad day in the Canadian navy, the last daily rum ration issued to Canadian naval personnel.
Mar 30 Easter Offensive began in Vietnam in the year 1972.
Mar 30 Gabriel Heather, US news anchor, dies at 81 on this day in history.