On This Day

What Happened on June 5, 1972

Historical Events

  • "If You Had Wings" opens
  • UN Conference on Human Environment opens in Stockholm

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Yugoslav president Josip Tito visits USSR

President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary Josip Broz Tito
President of Yugoslavia and Revolutionary
Josip Broz Tito

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Klosterman, American journalist
  • Mike Bucci, American professional wrestler
  • Pavel Kotla, Polish conductor
1972 Highlights

About June 5, 1972

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini