On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Dude" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 16 performances
  • "Man of La Mancha" closes at Beaumont Theater NYC after 140 performances
  • "Pacific Paradise" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 5 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Evhen Tsybulenko, Ukrainian professor of international law
  • Felicity Andersen, Australian actress
  • Masakazu Morita, seiyu and actor
  • Matthew Friedberger, American musician (The Fiery Furnaces)
  • Orlando Thomas, NFL safety (Minnesota Vikings)