On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1972

Historical Events

  • Circle-in the-Square Theater opens at 1633 Broadway NYC
  • Small Astronomy Satellite Explorer 48 launched to study gamma rays
  • White Sox Dick Allen wins AL MVP

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian van der Weerden, Dutch soccer player (NEC, Vitesse)
  • Greg Bloedorn, NFL center (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Jonny Lee Miller, English actor (Trainspotting, Elementary), born in London
1972 Highlights

About November 15, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio