What Happened on September 6, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Summer Olympics resume in Munich, Germany after massacre of 11 Israeli athletes by Black September Palestinian terrorist organisation

Famous Birthdays

  • Anika Noni Rose, American actress (Dreamgirls) and singer, born in Bloomfield, Connecticut
  • China MiĆ©ville, English fantasy fiction writer (Perdido Street Station), born in Norwich, England
  • Dylan Bruno, American actor (Numb3rs), born in Milford, Connecticut
  • Eric Zeier, American NFL quarterback (Cleveland Browns), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • Frank Rocca, CFL corner (Winnipeg Blue Bombers), born in Calabria, Italy
  • Idris Elba, English actor, (The Wire, Luther), born in London, England
  • Justina Machado, Puerto Rican actress (Six Feet Under), born in Chicago, Illinois