What Happened on November 19, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Ambassador" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • "Dear Oscar" closes at Playhouse Theater NYC after 5 performances
  • Gershwin Theater (Uris) opens at 1633 Broadway NYC
  • KFIZ TV channel 34 in Fond du Lac, WI suspends broadcasting
  • Leader of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) Seán MacStiofáin is arrested in Dublin
  • Willy Brandts SPD wins West German election

Famous Birthdays

  • David Palmer, NFL wide receiver (Minnesota Vikings)