Sunday 16 July 1972
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of July people in US were listening to Lean On Me by Bill Withers.
In UK Puppy Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits.
Late Spring, directed by Yasujir Ozu, 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 16 July 1972 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- Mindy Carson in New York City: New York; vocalist (Club Embassy, Ford Star Revue).
- Ben Cahoon: American-Canadian football player and coach.
- François Drolet: Canadian speed skater.
- Aaron Glenn: NFL cornerback / kick returner (NY Jets).
- Dimitrios Papadopoulos becomes 269th patriarch of Constantinople
- Smokey Robinson and Miracles final live performance
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Gilbert O'Sullivan - Alone Again (Naturally)
- Bill Withers - Lean On Me
- Looking Glass - Brandy (You're A Fine Girl)
- Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue
- Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose - Too Late To Turn Back Now
- Billy Preston - Outa-Space
- Luther Ingram - (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want To Be Right
- Wayne Newton - Daddy Don't You Walk So Fast
- Roberta Flack - Where Is The Love
- Elton John - Rocket Man
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