What Happened on November 8, 1972

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Fydler, Australian swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Gretchen Mol, American actress, born in Deep River, Connecticut
  • Ken Blackman, American NFL guard (Cincinnati Bengals), born in Brunswick, Georgia
1972 Highlights

About November 8, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash
  • UK #1 Song: Clair - Gilbert O'sullivan