Historical Events on January 7, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Iberian Airlines 'plane crashes into 800ft peak on island of Ibiza, 104 die
  • LA Lakers win their 33rd straight game, setting a still standing NBA record for longest streak
  • Lewis F Powell Jr becomes a US Supreme Court Justice
  • William Hubbs Rehnquist sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice