What Happened on September 2, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Chicago White Sox Milt Pappas no-hits SD Padres, 1-0
  • Renate Stecher runs 100m European female record (11.07 sec)

Music release#1 in the Charts

Rod Stewart's 1st #1 hit (You Wear it Well)

Singer Rod Stewart
Rod Stewart
  • The headquarters of the Ulster Unionist Party (UUP) in Belfast is severely damaged by an IRA bomb
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • James Willis, NFL linebacker (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • Katarina Studenikova, Bratislava Slovak Rep, tennis star