Tuesday 8 February 1972
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Paul Wight and Marcus Pollard.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Let's Stay Together by Al Green.
In UK Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip was in the top 5 hits.
Cabaret, directed by Bob Fosse, 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.
On TV people were watching Semesterferien.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Empire or Hunt the Wumpus.
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Which were the important events of 8 February 1972 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
- Paul Wight: American professional wrestler.
- Marcus Pollard: NFL tight end (Indianapolis Colts).
- Big Show: Wrestler.
- Hiroshi Tsuchida: Japanese voice actor and actor.
- Markos Vamvakaris: Greek singer-songwriter and bouzouki player (d. 1972).
- Josh Gibson and Buck Leonard selected to Baseball Hall of Fame.
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