What Happened on October 23, 1972

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Pippin" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 1944 performances
  • Access credit cards introduced in Great Britain
  • Loyalist paramilitaries carry out raid on an Ulster Defence Regiment
  • WNJS TV channel 23 in Camden, NJ (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Daryl Price, defensive end (San Francisco 49ers)
  • Patrise Alexander, linebacker (Washington Redskins)
  • Tiffeny Milbrett, Portland Oregon, soccer forward (Olympics-96)