Sunday 15 October 1972
It was Sunday, 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.
Boot Hill, directed by Giuseppe Colizzi, 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 15 October 1972 ?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Karla Álvarez: Mexican actress (d. 2013).
- Matt Keeslar: American actor.
- Sandra Kim: Belgian singer.
- Michél Mazingu-Dinzey: German-Congolese footballer and manager.
- Shandor Garrison: American independent filmmaker , he shot his first film, "No One’s a Mystery," entirely inside a truck.
- 61st Davis Cup: USA beats Romania in Bucharest (3-2)
- Omni in Atlanta opens - Hawks beat the New York Knicks 109-101
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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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