On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1972

Historical Events

  • Antique F86 Sabrejet fails to takeoff at air show, kills 22
  • Jack Tatum, Oakland, returns a fumble 104 yds vs Green Bay (rec)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Jet Joe Namath passes for 6 touchdowns vs Baltimore Colts (44-34)

NFL Quarterback Joe Namath
NFL Quarterback
Joe Namath

1972 Highlights

About September 24, 1972

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 49 years and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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