On This Day

Birthdays in History in October 1972

  • Oct 5 Thomas Roberts, American news anchor, born in Towson, Maryland
  • Oct 13 Prince Jaime, Count of Bardi, third child of Princess Irene of the Netherlands and Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Oct 13 Princess Margarita Maria Beatriz of Bourbon-Parma, Countess of Colorno, daughter of Princess Irene of the Netherlands and Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, born in Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Oct 18 James Stream Thurmond Jr, son of US senator Strom Thurmond
  • Oct 21 Evhen Tsybulenko, Ukrainian professor of international law
  • Oct 24 Susan Barnett, Miss Pennsylvania 1996 and news anchor, born in Levittown, Pennsylvania
  • Oct 24 Scott Peterson, American murderer, born in San Diego, California
  • Oct 25 Esther Duflo, French American economist (2019 Nobel Prize for Economics), born in Paris
  • Oct 26 Hamdi Ulukaya, Kurdish founder and CEO of Chobani, born in Erzincan, Turkey
  • Oct 29 Takafumi Horie, Japanese entrepreneur

About October 1972

How Old? 47 years old
Generation: Generation X
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Signs: Libra (Sep 23 - Oct 22), Scorpio (Oct 23 - Nov 21)