On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1972

Historical Events

  • Bomb explosion at the Film Centre Cinema, in O’Connell Bridge House in Dublin, Ireland
  • NFL NY Giant placekicker Péte Gogolák scores team record 8 PAT (points after touchdown) in 62-10 win over Philadelphia Eagles at Yankee Stadium, NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Arjun Rampal, Indian actor (Rock On!!), born in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Nicole Beach, American model (Wonderbra), born in Phoenix, Arizona

Famous Deaths

  • R. P. Keigwin, English academic, dies at 89
1972 Highlights

About November 26, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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