What Happened on December 3, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Convair 990A charter crashes in Tenerife Canary Island, 155 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Bucky Lasek, American skateboarder
  • Eva Nemcova, WNBA forward/guard (Cleveland Rockers)
  • Peter Wright, US, 1500m freestyle (Olympics-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Johnson, American musician (b. 1872)