Historical Events on November 2, 1972

About Nov 2, 1972

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 46 years, 0 months and 18 days

Historical Events

  • Construction begins on Kingdome, Seattle
  • Government of the Republic of Ireland introduce a bill to remove the special position of the Catholic Church from the Irish Constitution
  • Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Steve Carlton is unanimously selected National League Cy Young Award winner; wins 27 games for Phillies, who as a team win only 57 games
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR