What Happened on October 14, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • North Irish Loyalist paramilitaries raid Headquarters of the 10 Ulster Defence Regiment in Belfast and stole rifles and ammunition
  • Oakland A Gene Tenace is 1st to homer in 1st 2 World Series at bats

Famous Birthdays

  • Erika de Lone, tennis star (1996 Futures-Wilmington DE), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • J J Smith, NFL running back (KC Chiefs)
  • Mike Archie, running back (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Nelson Van waes, CFL defensive linebacker (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Shawn Banks, WLAF LB (Frankfurt Galaxy)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Kaminski, composer, dies at 68