On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear Test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Erik Ullenhag, Swedish jurist and politician
  • Jay Barker, NFL quarterback (NE Patriots)
  • Jozef Stümpel, Slovak NHL forward (Boston Bruins, LA Kings), born Nitra, Czechoslovakia
  • Vitamin C [Colleen Ann Fitzpatrick], American singer, born in Old Bridge, New Jersey