What Happened on March 9, 1972

Historical Events

  • Four members of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) die in a premature explosion at a house in Clonard Street, Lower Falls, Belfast
  • Players on White Sox vote 31-0 in favor of a strike, if necessary

Famous Birthdays

  • Kerr Smith, American actor (Final Destination, Dawson's Creek), born in Exton, Pennsylvania
  • Spencer Howson, Australian radio broadcaster, born in England
Born in 1972

About March 9, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Without You - Nilsson
  • UK #1 Song: Without You - Nilsson