What Happened on October 11, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • MLB National League Championship: Cincinnati Reds beat Pittsburgh Pirates, 3 games to 2
  • Panama adopts constitution
  • Prison uprising at Washington, D.C. jail

Famous Birthdays

  • Brigitte Soucy, Moncton New Brunswick, volleyballer (Olympics-96)
  • Cherokee Parks, NBA center (Dallas Mavericks, Minn Timberwolves)
  • Claudia Black, Australian actress
  • Kyoko Ina, figure skater (1993 North Atlantic Sr champ), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Troy Corbett, cricket pace bowler (Victorian lefty since 1994-95)