Historical Events on October 17, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st time Islanders shut-out-5-0 vs Penguins
  • Bob Randall's "6 Rooms Riv Vu," premieres in NYC
  • Chuck Berry's "My Ding-a-ling," is #1
  • The Ulster Defence Association open fire on the British Army in several areas of Belfast