What Happened on June 7th, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • German Chancellor Willy Brandt visits Israel
  • Hsan Hua, Zen teacher, conducted 1st ordination ceremony in America
  • Musical "Grease" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 3,388 performances
  • Pirate's Gene Alley bases-loaded walk, beats Padres 1-0 in 18th

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Burris, NFL cornerback/punt returner (Buffalo Bills)
  • Karl Urban, New Zealand actor