Wednesday 11 October 1972
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of October people in US were listening to Ben by Michael Jackson.
In UK Mouldy Old Dough by Lieutenant Pigeon was in the top 5 hits.
Ulzana's Raid, directed by Robert Aldrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 11 October 1972 ?
- Kyoko Ina: Tokyo, Japan -- Figure skater (1993 North Atlantic Sr Champ).
- Cherokee Parks: American basketball player: forward/center, Timberwolves.
- Brigitte Soucy: Moncton, New Brunswick -- Volleyballer (1996 Olympics).
- Isis Gee: Pop Singer.
- Marcus Bai: Papua New Guinean rugby player.
- Claudia Black: Australian actress
- Panama adopts constitution
- Reads beat Pirates in NLCS
- Prison uprising at Washington DC jail.
- A race riot occurs on the United States Navy aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk off the coast of Vietnam during Operation Linebacker.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mac Davis - Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me
- Chuck Berry - My Ding-A-Ling
- Michael Jackson - Ben
- The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
- Bill Withers - Use Me
- Elvis Presley - Burning Love
- The O'Jays - Back Stabbers
- The Main Ingredient - Everybody Plays The Fool
- Raspberries - Go All The Way
- Hot Butter - Popcorn
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