Monday 20 March 1972
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ajah Wilson-Ogechukwu and Chilly Gonzales.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to A Horse With No Name by America.
In UK Without You by Nilsson was in the top 5 hits.
Pink Flamingos, directed by John Waters, 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 Split Second.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Empire or Pong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 20 March 1972 ?
- Feast of St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (died 704)
- Saint Alexandra
- Saint Herbert (died 687)
- Canberra Day
- Meat Out Day
- International Astrology Day
- New Year of Iranian Calendar: Norouz occurs on the vernal equinox.
- The second day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- The vernal equinox usually occurs on this day.
- Saint Wulfram (d.704)
- Ajah Wilson-Ogechukwu: soccer player (Roda JC).
- Chilly Gonzales: Canadian-German singer-songwriter pianist and producer.
- Alex Kapranos: English-Scottish singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (Franz Ferdinand The Yummy Fur and The Karelia).
- Greg Searle: English rower.
- Marco Sejna: German footballer.
- Cristel Vahtra: Estonian skier
- S Mansholt succeeds Malfatti as Chairman of European Committee
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