On This Day

What Happened on November 14, 1972

Historical Events

  • Dow Jones closes above 1,000 for 1st time (1003.16)

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Taylor, NFL guard (Green Bay Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • Ed Patterson, Delta, NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins)
  • Edyta Górniak, Polish pop singer("That's Not Me"), born in Ziębice, Poland
  • Lori Dupuis, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • Martin Pike, Australian rules footballer
  • Matthew Bloom, American professional wrestler

Famous Deaths

  • Martin Dies, Jr., American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Texas), dies at 71
1972 Highlights

About November 14, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 48 years and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio