What Happened on September 20, 1972

Historical Events

  • Libya acquires a 50 percent interest in two ENI oil concessions

Music History

Police find cannabis growing on Paul & Linda McCartney's farm

  • The Social Democratic and Labour Party issues a document entitled "Towards a New Ireland", proposing that the British and Irish governments should have joint sovereignty over Northern Ireland
1972 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Jenny Morris, Maryborough Australia, field hockey fullback (Olympics 1996)
  • Vance Joseph, American NFL cornerback and safety (NY Jets), born in Marrero, Louisiana
Born in 1972

About September 20, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me - Mac Davis
  • UK #1 Song: Mama Weer All Crazee Now - Slade