What Happened on January 25, 1972

Historical Events

NHL All-Star Game

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

  • 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? 50 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: American Pie (Parts I & II) - Don McLean
  • UK #1 Song: I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing (In Perfect Harmony) - New Seekers