On This Day

December 28, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 2 people are killed in a Loyalist bomb attack on the village of Belturbet, County Cavan, Republic of Ireland
  • Kim Il-song becomes president of North Korea

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Martin Bormann's skeleton is found in Berlin (Hitlers deputy)

Nazi leader Martin Bormann
Nazi leader
Martin Bormann
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Birthdays in History

  • Kevin Stitt, American politician, Governor of Oklahoma (2019-), born in Milton, Florida