On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1972

Historical Events

  • 14th Grammy Awards: It's Too Late, Carly Simon wins
  • 24th Emmy Awards: "in the Family", Carrol O'Conner & Jean Stapleton win
  • A 13 year old Catholic girl is shot dead by Loyalist paramilitaries in Ballymurphy, Belfast

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

In Willie Mays 1st game as a NY Met his homer beats SF Giants, 5-4

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays

Famous Birthdays

  • Chad Cascadden, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)
  • Gabriel Mann, American actor
  • Mark Ruskell, England-born Scottish politician
1972 Highlights

About May 14, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus