On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1972

Historical Events

  • The largest single-site hydro-electric power project in Canada starts at Churchill Falls, Labrador

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Shoket, American magazine editor
  • John Cho, Korean-American actor
  • Shawnelle Scott, NBA center (Cleveland Cavaliers)
1972 Highlights

About June 16, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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