What happened this day in history August 2, 1972

What are the important events that happened on August 2, 1972? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

August 2, 1972: Facts & Myths About This Day

August 2, 1972 is the 215th day of the year 1972 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 151 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is July 20, 1972 – a Wednesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 1,359,360 minutes has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘dihectadecapentagon’ day.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

If a person born on this day saved a Quarter every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $3,957.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Peridot is the modern birthstone for this month. Diamond is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Rat is the mythical animal and Water is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

My Birthday Ninja Facts Curious to discover some fun birthday facts about August 2, 1972? Listen to the number-one song on the day you were born. Find out what your birthday means! (Sponsored link)

Who were born on August 2, 1972?

  • 1972
    Daniele Nardello, Italian cyclist
  • 1972
    Jacinda Barrett, Australian model and actress
  • 1972
    Justyna Steczkowska, Polish singer
  • 1972
    Mohamed Al-Deayea, Saudi Arabian footballer

Who died on August 2, 1972?

  • 1972
    Brian Cole, American bass player (The Association) (b. 1942)
  • 1972
    Helen Hoyt, American poet (b. 1887)

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters AVOUAFIJMBFL? Check your answers here: Words with these letters AVOUAFIJMBFL. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)