On This Day

What Happened on November 16, 1972

Historical Events

  • "Dear Oscar" opens at Playhouse Theater NYC for 5 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

British Prime Minister Edward Heath warns against a Unilateral Declaration of Independence

British Prime Minister Edward Heath
British Prime Minister
Edward Heath

Famous Birthdays

  • Missi Pyle, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Andrey Filippovich Pashchenko, composer, dies at 87
1972 Highlights

About November 16, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio