On This Day

What Happened in January 1972 (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

  • Jan 29 Hessley Hempstead, American NFL guard (Detroit Lions), born in Upland, California
  • Jan 29 Scott Davis, American figure skater (Olympics 1994), born in Great Falls, Montana
  • Jan 29 Simon Cook, English cricketer (Victorian pace bowler joined NSW 1995-96), born in Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Jan 30 Chris Simon, Canadian ice hockey player (Colorado Avalanche), born in Wawa, Ontario
  • Jan 31 Marvin Coleman, American basketball player (Calgary Stampeders), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jan 31 Pulu Poumele, American football guard (San Diego Chargers), born in Oceanside, California (d. 2016)
  • Jan 31 Reinier Robbemond, Dutch soccer player (Dordrecht '90), born in Dordrecht, Netherlands

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths