On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1972

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

22nd NASCAR Sprint Cup: Richard Petty wins

Auto Racer Richard Petty
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Richard Petty

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? 48 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio