What Happened on January 15, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Heavyweight Joe Frazier KOs Terry Daniels

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Joe Frazier
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Joe Frazier

Famous Birthdays

  • Claudia Winkleman, English television presenter
  • Ernie Reyes Jr, actor (Ernie-Sidekicks), born in San Jose, California
  • Kimberly Anne Massaro, Miss America (Missouri-5th-1997), born in St Louis, Missouri

Famous Deaths

  • Margaret "Daisy" Ashford, British child author who wrote "The Young Visiters" (Mister Salteena's Plan) aged 9, dies at 90