On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Hill, NFL running back (KC Chiefs), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Jamie Watson, NBA forward (Utah Jazz), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Ryan Grigson, NFL guard/tackle (Detroit Lions), born in Highland, Indiana
  • Steve Holy, American country singer, born in Dallas, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Taube, Polish composer, dies at 81
1972 Highlights

About February 23, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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