On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1972

Historical Events

  • "1776" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 1,217 performances

Film release premierFilm Release

"Cabaret", directed by Bob Fosse, based on the musical of the same name and starring Liza Minnelli and Michael York, is released

Singer & Actress Liza Minnelli
Singer & Actress
Liza Minnelli
  • The Musical "Grease" 1st opens on Broadway
  • XI Winter Olympic Games close at Sapporo, Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Garner, NFL running back (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Falls Church, Virginia
  • Juha Ylonen, NHL forward (Olympic bronze 1998, Phoenix), born in Helsinki, Finland
1972 Highlights

About February 13, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius