Wednesday 21 June 1972
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Candy Man by Sammy Davis Jr..
In UK Vincent by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits.
Ben, directed by Phil Karlson, 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.
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Which were the important events of 21 June 1972 ?
- Daniel Cotnoir: American military, a Marine, who fought in the Iraq War and suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder.
- Nobuharu Asahara: Japanese sprinter and long jumper.
- Andrew Jordan: NFL tight end (Minn Vikings).
- Neil Doak: Irish cricketer and rugby player.
- Billy Milner: NFL tackle (Miami Dolphins).
- Alon Hilu: Israeli author
- Heath Rylance: CFL quarterback (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
- Allison Moorer: American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- Jamal Ellis: NFL / WLAF cornerback (Denver Broncos, Rhein Fire)
- Marv Marshall: NFL / WLAF receiver (Buccaneers, Barcelona Dragons)
- Tony Berti: NFL tackle (SD Chargers)
- Seth Bingham: American organist and composer (d. 1972).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sammy Davis Jr. - The Candy Man
- Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue
- Billy Preston - Outa-Space
- Gallery - Nice To Be With You
- The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There
- Jimmy Castor - Troglodyte (Cave Man)
- Bill Withers - Lean On Me
- The 5th Dimension - (Last Night) I Didn't Get To Sleep At All
- The Chi-Lites - Oh Girl
- Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose - Too Late To Turn Back Now
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