Monday 3 July 1972
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Leigh Andrew-Pearso and Ontiwaun Carter.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Lean On Me by Bill Withers.
In UK Puppy Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits.
Duck, You Sucker, directed by Sergio Leone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kikaida: Android of Justice.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Empire or Pong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 July 1972 ?
- National holiday in Belarus
- Feast day of Saint Thomas
- Start of the Dog Days
- Leigh Andrew-Pearso: North Vancouver, British Columbia -- 470 yachter (1996 Olympics).
- Ontiwaun Carter: WLAF running back (Rhein Fire).
- Warren Furman: British television personality.
- Mississippi Fred McDowell: Jazz artist, dies at 68.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bill Withers - Lean On Me
- Billy Preston - Outa-Space
- Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue
- Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose - Too Late To Turn Back Now
- Sammy Davis Jr. - The Candy Man
- Jimmy Castor - Troglodyte (Cave Man)
- Elton John - Rocket Man
- Wayne Newton - Daddy Don't You Walk So Fast
- America - I Need You
- Luther Ingram - (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want To Be Right
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