Historical Events on February 10, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • BBC bans "Give Ireland Back to the Irish" by Wings
  • Ras al Khaima joins United Arab Emirates
  • Two British soldiers are killed in a land mine attack near Cullyhanna, County Armagh; an IRA member is shot dead during an exchange of gunfire with RUC officers
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR