On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 2 people killed and 127 injured when 2 car bombs explode in the centre of Dublin, Republic of Ireland
  • Wings release "Hi, Hi, Hi" in UK

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Royal, linebacker (Carolina Panthers)
  • Charlie Jones, wide receiver (San Diego Chargers)
  • Norbert W√≥jtowicz, Polish historian and theologian

Famous Deaths

  • Antonio Segni, Italian politician, Prime Minister (1955-57, 59-60, 62-64), dies at 81