On This Day

What Happened on February 18, 1972

Historical Events

  • California Supreme Court abolishes death penalty
  • Giulio Andreotti sworn in as premier of Italy for the 1st time

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon and Yoko Ono end a week of co-hosting Mike Douglas Show

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Birthdays

  • Lubomir Rybovic, Slovakian hockey forward (Team Slovakia), born in Spišská Nová Ves, Slovakia
1972 Highlights

About February 18, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius