September 21, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos declares martial law in Philippines (not publicly announced until 23rd Sep)

10th President of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos
10th President of the Philippines
Ferdinand Marcos
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Deaths in History

  • Henry M de Montherlant, French author (Port Royal), dies at 76