1972

 

Rulers:

• Richard Nixon, 37th President of the United States (1969-1974)

Events:

• Kimbell Art Museum opened in Forth Worth, Texas.

Births:

• Affleck, Ben (1972)

• Eggert, Nicole (1972)

• Paltrow, Gwyneth (1972)

Deaths:

• Carroll, Leo G. (1886-1972)

• Chevalier, Maurice (1888-1972)

• Landis, Jessie Royce (1896-1972)

• Sanders, George (1906-1972)

• Truman, Harry S. (1884-1972)

Film:

• Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972)

• Ludwig (1972)

• Man of La Mancha (1972)

• The Godfather (1972)