December 7, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Apollo 17 (US), final manned lunar landing mission, launched, crew takes famous "blue marble" photo of the entire Earth

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Philippine's first lady Imelda Marcos stabbed & wounded by an assailant

First Lady and Politician Imelda Marcos
First Lady and Politician
Imelda Marcos

Birthdays in History

  • Hermann Maier, Austrian skier

Deaths in History

  • Adrian J Zoetmulder, author (God's Hour), dies at 91