On This Day

What Happened on June 27, 1972

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Legendary video game and home computer Atari, Inc. founded by Nolan Bushnell and Ted Dabney in Sunnyvale, California

Electrical Engineer, Businessman and Founder of Atari Nolan Bushnell
Electrical Engineer, Businessman and Founder of Atari
Nolan Bushnell

1972 Highlights

About June 27, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer