On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Jason Arnberger, cricketer (NSW opening batsman 1994-95 -)
  • Jessica "Jessi" Alexander, American country music singer and songwriter ("The Climb"), born in Jackson, Tennessee
  • Robert Shapiro, American politician/humorist

Famous Deaths

  • Danny Whitten, American rock guitarist and songwriter (Crazy Horse; Rod Stewart - "I Don't Want To Talk About It") dies of a methaqualone overdose at 29
  • Segundo Luis Moreno Andrade, composer, dies at 90
1972 Highlights

About November 18, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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