Historical Events on February 5, 1972

About Feb 5, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 8 months and 12 days

Historical Events

  • "Another Puff" by Jerry Reed peaks at #65
  • Bob Douglas is 1st African American elected to Basketball Hall of Fame
  • Two IRA members are killed when a bomb they were planting exploded prematurely
  • US airlines begin mandatory inspection of passengers & baggage