On This Day

What Happened on January 25, 1972

Historical Events


Sport awardNHL All-Star Game

25th NHL All-Star Game, East beats West, 3-2; MVP: Bobby Orr, Boston, D, at Metropolitan Sports Centre, Bloomington, Minnesota

Ice Hockey Legend Bobby Orr
Ice Hockey Legend
Bobby Orr
  • 7' Ohio State center Luke Witte is stomped in face during a brawl in a game with Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • Erhard Milch, German field marshal (b. 1892)
1972 Highlights

About January 25, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius