On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1972

Historical Events

  • NBA's Cincinnati Royals announce they are moving to KC
  • Two IRA members shot dead by British soldiers in the Bogside area of Derry

Famous Birthdays

  • Antowain Smith, running back (Buffalo Bills)
  • Aris Brimanis, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Clover Maitland, Australian field hockey goal keeper (Olympics 1996)
1972 Highlights

About March 14, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces