What Happened on August 19, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Chihiro Yonekura, Japanese singer, born in Yokohama, Japan
  • Colleen Thornburn, Canadian softball catcher (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Elizabeth Wolfgramm, American singer (The Jets), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Roberto Abbondanzieri, Argentine footballer, born in Bouquet, Argentina
  • Sammi Cheng [Sau Man], Hong Kong singer and actress (Internal Affairs), born in Hong Kong
Born in 1972
1972 Highlights

About August 19, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Alone Again (Naturally) - Gilbert O'Sullivan
  • UK #1 Song: School's Out - Alice Cooper