Tuesday 12 December 1972
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of December people in US were listening to Me And Mrs. Jones by Billy Paul.
In UK My Ding-A-Ling by Chuck Berry was in the top 5 hits.
The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean, directed by John Huston, 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..
Which were the most popular movies released this week ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 12 December 1972 ?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
- Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
- Yeoryios Theodoridis: Greek sprinter.
- Kevin Parent: French Canadian singer and songwriter.
- Missy Francis in Los Angeles: California, USA; actress (Little House on the Prairie).
- Hank Williams: Metal Singer.
- Nicky Eaden: English footballer and coach.
- Wilson Kipketer: Danish middle-distance runner
- Brandon Teena: American murder victim (Born 1972)
- Georgios Theodoridis: Greek sprinter
- Kara Williams: Miss Texas USA (1996).
- Greg Randolph in Denver: Colorado, USA; road cyclist (Olympics-74th-1996).
- Jamal Willis: NFL running back (San Francisco 49ers).
- Oliver Quass: WLAF kicker (Amsterdam Admirals).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now
- Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones
- Helen Reddy - I Am Woman
- The Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
- Gilbert O'Sullivan - Clair
- Al Green - You Ought To Be With Me
- Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes - If You Don't Know Me By Now
- Albert Hammond - It Never Rains In Southern California
- America - Ventura Highway
- The Stylistics - I'm Stone In Love With You
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