What Happened on October 22, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy Rawls wins LPGA GAC Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls
  • Oakland A's 1st championship; beat Reds, 4 games to 3 in World Series

Famous Birthdays

  • D'Lo Brown, American professional wrestler
  • Scott Lachance, Charlottesville, NHL defenseman (NY Islanders)
  • Tyrone Williams, WLAF/NFL defensive tackle (Chicago Bears, Rhein Fire)
  • Victoria Lagerstrom, Miss Sweden Universe (1997)

Famous Deaths

  • Kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudist/portraits), dies