On This Day

March 18, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC
  • Memphis' Larry Miller sets ABA record of 67 pts in a game
  • Ulster Vanguard hold a rally of 60,000 people in Belfast; William Craig tells the crowd: "if and when the politicians fail us, it may be our job to liquidate the enemy"

Birthdays in History

  • Reince Priebus [Rheinhold Priebus], American lawyer and political opertative (Trump Chief of Staff (Jan-Jul 2017), born in Dover, New Jersey