What Happened on September 12, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Lord Michael Killanin succeeds Avery Brundage as head of Olympics

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Locane, NJ, actress (Sandy Harling-Melrose Place)
  • Avijit Roy, Bangladeshi American activist and blogger (d. 2015)
  • Cady Cantrell, Lanett AL, playmate (Apr, 1992)

Famous Deaths

  • William Boyd, cowboy (Hopalong Cassidy), dies at 77