What Happened on September 21, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos declares martial law in Philippines (not publicly announced until 23rd Sep)

10th President of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos
10th President of the Philippines
Ferdinand Marcos
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Alicia Rickter, playmate (Oct, 1995), born in Long Beach, California
  • Brooke Bushnell, rhythmic gymnast (US team-96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • David Silveria, American drummer (KoЯn)
  • Jon Kitna, NFL quarterback (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Liam Gallagher, English singer (Oasis)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry M de Montherlant, French author (Port Royal), dies at 76