On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ERTS) is launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Marlon Wayans, comedian (Wayans Bros, In Living Color)
  • Oscar McBride, NFL tight end (Arizona Cardinals)
  • Seth Dittman, NFL offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colt, London Monarchs)
  • Trisha Fallon, Australian basketball forward (Olympic bronze 1996)