August 14, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 2 British soldiers are killed by an IRA booby trap bomb in Belfast
  • A Catholic civilian is shot dead during an IRA attack on a British Army patrol in Belfast

Birthdays in History

  • Jay Manuel, Canadian make-up artist

Deaths in History

  • Jules Romains, French novelist (Death of Nobody), dies at 86