On This Day

What Happened on November 24, 1972

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Taoiseach Jack Lynch met with British Prime Minister Edward Heath in London to give Irish approval to Attlee's paper that said new arrangements should be 'acceptable to and accepted by the Republic of Ireland'

British Prime Minister Edward Heath
British Prime Minister
Edward Heath
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Potomski, Windsor, NHL left wing (LA Kings)
  • Fred Brathwaite, NHL goalie (Edmonton Oilers), born in Ottawa, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Hall Overton, American composer (Enchanted Pear Tree), dies at 52
1972 Highlights

About November 24, 1972

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 48 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius