October 17, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 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

Deaths in History

  • Prince George of Yugoslavia (b. 1887)