What Happened on October 24, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 2 Catholic men are found dead at a farm at Aughinahinch, near Newtownbbutler, County Fermanagh - British soldiers carry out the killings

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Sutton, CFL cornerback (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Kim Ji-soo, South Korean actress
  • Louis Michael Anthony Sassin, rocker (4 Fun-Unbelievable Fun), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Natasha Ann Courter, Davenport Iowa, Miss America-Iowa (1997)
  • Pat Williams, American football player
  • Pat Williams, defensive tackle (Buffalo Bills)
  • Ruxandra Dragomir, Pitesti Rom, tennis star (1996 Bournemouth doubles)
  • Scott Peterson, American murderer
  • Susan Barnett, Miss Pennsylvania USA (1996)
  • T J Cunningham, NFL safety (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Tom Fletcher, NFL defensive safety (Seattle Seahawks)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jackie Robinson, 1st African American baseball player (Bkln Dodgers), dies at 53

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson