January 20, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Number of people out of work and claiming unemployment benefit in UK rises to over 1 million
  • Six oil exporting countries conclude meetings with Western oil companies; an agreement is reached to raise the price of crude

Birthdays in History

  • Nikki Haley, American politician and diplomat, Governor South Carolina (2011-17), US UN Ambassador (2017-), born in Bamberg, South Carolina