What Happened on December 16, 1972

Historical Events

  • Bangladesh Constitution goes into effect
  • Miami Dolphins become 1st undefeated NFL team (14-0-0)

Famous Birthdays

  • Angela Bloomfield, New Zealand actress
  • Charles Gipson, American baseball player
  • Pavlo Shkapenko, Ukrainian midfielder/striker (10 caps; FC Dynamo Kyiv, FC Torpedo Moscow), born in Zaporizhia, Ukraine (d. 2023)
  • Ċ½eljko Kalac, Australian soccer player
Born in 1972

About December 16, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Me And Mrs. Jones - Billy Paul
  • UK #1 Song: My Ding-A-Ling - Chuck Berry