On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1972

Historical Events

  • 39th NFL Chicago All Star Game: Dallas 20, All Stars 7 (54,162)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ed Templeton, American skateboarder (Toy Machine), born in Garden Grove, California
  • Elizabeth Berkley, American actress (Jessie-Saved by the Bell, Showgirl), born in Farmington Hills, Michigan
  • Yeom Jeong-ah, South Korean actress (A Tale of Two Sisters), born in Seoul

Famous Deaths

  • Charu Majumdar, Indian revolutionary leader, dies in custody at 53
  • Helen Traubel, American soprano, dies at 73
1972 Highlights

About July 28, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo