Birthdays in History in 1972

  • Jan 11 Yang Wenyi, Chinese swim star (WR/OR 50m freestyle)
  • Jan 12 Priyanka Gandhi, daughter of Rajiv Gandhi
  • Jan 13 Atoosa Rubenstein, Iranian-born American magazine editor
  • Jan 19 Princess Kalina of Bulgaria, titular Bulgarian royal family
  • Jan 21 Rick Falkvinge, Swedish politician
  • Jan 24 Ulla Werbrouck, Belgian judoka and politician
  • Feb 5 Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark
  • Mar 4 Sherida Pawiroredjo, Suriname Miss Indra Maju (1993)
  • Mar 4 Robert Smith, American footballer
  • Mar 9 Spencer Howson, Australian radio broadcaster
  • Mar 10 Takashi Fujii, Japanese television performer
  • Mar 12 Alisa Castillo, Miss Nevada USA (1996)
  • Mar 18 Nathan Quarry, American mixed martial arts fighter
  • Mar 21 Michele Michael, Miss Maryland USA (1996)
  • Mar 21 Large Professor, hip hop artist
  • Mar 22 Elvis Stojko, Richmond Hill Ontario, (Oly-silver-94)
  • Mar 22 Pieter Christiaan, Prince of Netherlands
  • Mar 29 Michel Ancel, French game designer
  • Apr 23 Pierre Labrie, Canadian poet
  • Apr 24 Jure Košir, Slovenian skier
  • Apr 25 Sara Baras, Spanish ballerina
  • Apr 28 Michelle Menzies, Barrie Ont, Canadian ice pairs (1995, 96 Can champs)
  • Apr 29 Dustin McDaniel, American politician
  • May 3 Shonie Carter, American MMA fighter
  • May 5 Janelle Lynn Canady, Miss Alaska USA (1996)
  • May 7 Frank Trigg, American Mixed Martial Arts Fighter
  • May 8 Keelin Curnuck, Miss New York USA (1996)/Ms Venus Swimwear (1994)
  • May 14 Mark Ruskell, England-born Scottish politician
  • May 24 Viktor Ujcik, Jihlava CZE, hockey (Team Czech Rep)
  • May 29 Közi, Japanese visual kei artist
  • May 30 Soichiro Hoshi, Japanese seiyuu
  • Jun 5 Chuck Klosterman, American journalist
  • Jun 8 P[eter] J[ason] Farley, Hackensack, bass (Trixter-Give It To Me Good)
  • Jun 10 Radmila Šekerinska, Macedonian politician
  • Jun 12 Bounty Killer, Jamaican deejay
  • Jun 14 Matthias Ettrich, German computer scientist (KDE)
  • Jun 14 Shaun Keaveny, British radio DJ
  • Jun 15 Hank Von Helvete, Turbonegro Frontman
  • Jun 16 Ann Shoket, American magazine editor
  • Jun 21 Alon Hilu, Israeli writer
  • Jun 23 Ron Corning, American television anchor
  • Jun 24 Denis Zvegelj, Slovenian rower
  • Jun 30 James Martin, English celebrity chef
  • Jul 2 Darren Shan, Irish children's author
  • Jul 6 D-Styles, American scratch DJ
  • Jul 19 Tamarie Ivie, Ananheim CA, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets)
  • Jul 20 Erik Ullenhag, Swedish jurist and politician
  • Jul 21 Lilach Parisky, Israel, Women's foil fencer (Oly-1996)
  • Jul 22 Seth Fisher, American comic book artist and penciller (d.2006)
  • Jul 24 Rev. Jen Miller, American performance artist
  • Aug 10 Julann Vadnais, Miss Maine USA (1996)
  • Aug 12 Takanohana, Sumo yokozuna
  • Aug 13 Kevin Plank, American entrepreneur (Under Armour)
  • Aug 14 Jay Manuel, Canadian make-up artist
  • Aug 18 Shaun Wilson, Australian artist
  • Sep 6 China Miéville, English writer
  • Sep 8 Phil Laak, Ireland-born professional poker player
  • Sep 9 James Farmer, American educator and artist
  • Sep 9 Natasha Kaplinsky, British newsreader
  • Sep 12 Avijit Roy, Bangladeshi American activist and blogger (d. 2015)
  • Sep 15 Princess Letizia of Spain
  • Sep 23 Karl Pilkington, British radio personality
  • Sep 27 Craig L. Rice, American Politician
  • Sep 28 Dita Von Teese, American burlesque artist
  • Sep 30 Ari Behn, Norwegian author
  • Oct 5 Thomas Roberts, American news anchor
  • Oct 13 Jaime Bernardo, prince of Netherlands
  • Oct 13 Margarita Maria Beatriz, princess of Netherlands
  • Oct 16 Stephen O'Connor, Irish amateur snooker champ (1990)
  • Oct 18 James Stream Thurmond Jr, son of US senator Strom Thurmond
  • Oct 21 Evhen Tsybulenko, Ukrainian professor of international law
  • Oct 24 Susan Barnett, Miss Pennsylvania USA (1996)
  • Oct 24 Scott Peterson, American murderer
  • Oct 29 Takafumi Horie, Japanese entrepreneur
  • Nov 2 Samantha Janus, British entertainer
  • Nov 7 Mike Goldman, Australian media personality
  • Nov 9 Doug Russell, American radio personality
  • Nov 14 Martin Pike, Australian rules footballer
  • Nov 20 Sheema Kalbasi, Iranian born poet
  • Dec 1 Norbert Wójtowicz, Polish historian and theologian
  • Dec 7 Hermann Maier, Austrian skier
  • Dec 8 Frank Shamrock, American mixed martial artist
  • Dec 11 Dana Macsim, Romanian television news reporter
  • Dec 12 Kara Williams, Miss Texas USA (1996)
  • Dec 12 Brandon Teena, American hate crime victim (d. 1993)
  • Dec 18 Trevor Chowning, American Pop Artist
  • Dec 18 DJ Lethal, Latvian-born American DJ (House of Pain, Limp Bizkit)
  • Dec 26 Robert Muchamore, English children's author
  • Dec 29 Jessica Lee McMinn, Miss North Carolina USA (1996)