On This Day

April 23, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 26th Tony Awards: Sticks & Bones & 2 Gentlemen of Verona win
  • Apollo 16 astronauts explores Moon surface
  • The Sunday Times Insight Team publish their account of the events of 'Bloody Sunday'

Birthdays in History

  • Pierre Labrie, Canadian poet, born in Mont-Joli, Quebec