What Happened on September 28, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Canada defeats the USSR in the eighth and final game of the ice hockey Summit Series

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David Bowie sells out his 1st show in NY Carnegie Hall

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie
  • Japan & Communist China agree to re-establish diplomatic relations

Famous Birthdays

  • Cathy Caverzasio, Swiss tennis star
  • Dena Querubin, Waterford NJ, Miss America-NJ (1996)
  • Dita Von Teese, American burlesque artist
  • Greg Ivy, NFL punter (Atlanta Falcons)

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Thiriet, composer, dies at 66