What Happened on July 1, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Follies" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 524 performances
  • "Hair" closes at Biltmore Theater NYC after 1750 performances
  • Ms. magazine begins publishing
  • The first Gay Pride march in England takes place.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Machacek, Austrian musician
  • Claire Forlani, English actress
  • Corey Hirsch, Medicine Hat, NHL goalie (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Darrick Bledose, WLAF cornerback (Frankfurt Galaxy)