What Happened on June 21, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Alon Hilu, Israeli writer, born in Jaffa, Israel
  • Tony Berti, American NFL tackle (San Diego Chargers), born in Rock Springs, Wyoming
Born in 1972

Famous Deaths

  • Seth Bingham, American organist and composer (Six Pieces for Organ), dies at 90
1972 Highlights

About June 21, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Candy Man - Sammy Davis, Jr. with The Mike Curb Congregation
  • UK #1 Song: Vincent - Don Mclean