Historical Events on June 6, 1972

About Jun 6, 1972

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 5 months and 12 days

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

David Bowie releases his breakthrough album "The Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars"

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie
  • Explosion at world's largest coal mine kills 427 (Wankie, Rhodesia)
  • Gold hits record $60 an ounce in London
  • US bombs Haiphong, North-Vietnam; 1000s killed