On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1972

Historical Events

Sports History

22nd NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richard Petty wins

Famous Birthdays

  • Vassilis Tsiartas, Greek footballer, born in Alexandria, Greece

Famous Deaths

  • Rudolf Friml, Czech-American composer (Bohemian Suite), dies at 92
1972 Highlights

About November 12, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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