On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1972

Historical Events

  • "Mother Earth" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 12 performances

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBrad Paisley

Brad Paisley, American country singer (Collision of Worlds, Nobody's Fool), born in Glen Dale, West Virginia

Country Singer Brad Paisley
Country Singer
Brad Paisley
  • Calvin Jackson, NFL cornerback (Miami Dolphins)
  • Chad Folk, CFL cornerback (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Terrell Davis, NFL running back (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
1972 Highlights

About October 28, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 48 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio