What Happened on November 24, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Taoiseach Jack Lynch met with British Prime Minister Edward Heath in London to give Irish approval to Attlee's paper that said new arrangements should be 'acceptable to and accepted by the Republic of Ireland'
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Potomski, Windsor, NHL left wing (LA Kings)
  • Fred Brathwaite, NHL goalie (Edmonton Oilers), born in Ottawa, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Hall Overton, US composer (Enchanted Pear Tree), dies at 52