On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1972

Historical Events

  • "To Live Another Summer" closes at Helen Hayes NYC after 173 performances
  • 1st AIAW Women's Basketball Tournament, Immaculata beats West Chester State 52-48 in Normal
  • India & Bangladesh sign friendship treaty
  • LA Lakers beat Golden State Warriors, 162-99, by then record 63 pts

Famous Birthdays

  • Maria Maunder, St John's New Foundland, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Nate Quarry, American mixed martial arts fighter (The Ultimate Fighter; co-host MMA Uncensored Live), born in Arcata, California
1972 Highlights

About March 19, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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