Saturday 3 June 1972
It was Saturday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Bryan Rekar and Omar Douglas.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to I'll Take You There by The Staple Singers.
In UK Amazing Grace by Pipes & Drums & The Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guard was in the top 5 hits.
Play It Again, Sam, directed by Herbert Ross, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while The Winds Of War by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Empire or Hunt the Wumpus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 3 June 1972 ?
- Kevin Bokelmann - St Kevin's Day.
- Feast day of St Charles Lwanga and Companions, Martyrs of Uganda.
- Roman Empire - Festival to Bellona.
- Bryan Rekar: Oak Lawn, Illinois -- Pitcher (Colorado Rockies).
- Omar Douglas: NFL wide receiver (New York Giants).
- Julie Gayet: French actress, she began her career in "Three colours: Blue".
- Jean-Marc Mormeck: French professional boxer.
- Steve Crane: English footballer.
- Matt Pike: American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Sleep High on Fire and Asbestosdeath)
- Hot Rod Lincoln, by Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen hits #9
- 1st female US rabbi installed, Sally J Priesand at 25
- Sally J Priesand becomes 1st female US rabbi
- Yanks score 8 times in 13th beating White Sox 18-10
- Sally Priesand becomes the first female U.S. rabbi.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There
- The Chi-Lites - Oh Girl
- Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
- Sammy Davis Jr. - The Candy Man
- Dr. Hook - Sylvia's Mother
- Cat Stevens - Morning Has Broken
- The Rolling Stones - Tumbling Dice
- Gallery - Nice To Be With You
- Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen - Hot Rod Lincoln
- Al Green - Look What You Done For Me
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