It was Tuesday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Can See Clearly Now by Johnny Nash.
In UK Clair by Gilbert O'Sullivan was in the top 5 hits.
The Mechanic, directed by Michael Winner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in November 1972 ?
- Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
directed by William Sterling
starring: Fiona Fullerton, Michael Jayston, Hywel Bennett
- The Mechanic
directed by Michael Winner
starring: Charles Bronson, Jan-Michael Vincent, Keenan Wynn
directed by Peter H. Hunt
starring: William Daniels, Howard Da Silva, Ken Howard
- The Chinese Connection
directed by Wei Lo
starring: Bruce Lee, Nora Miao, James Tien
directed by Andrey Tarkovskiy
starring: Natalya Bondarchuk, Donatas Banionis, Jri Jrvet
Which were the important events of Tuesday, 21 November 1972 ?
- Also see November 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- World Hello Day
- Bangladesh - Armed Forces Day in Bangladesh
- R.C. Saints - Presentation of Mary
- World Television Day
- Red Sox Carlton Fisk wins AL Rookie of Year, Mets Jon Matlack wins NL
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1972 ?
Esquire Magazine cover
TIME Magazine Cover: Richard Nixon -- Nov. 20, 1972
Sports Illustrated: no.8307
Playboy Magazine cover
Jonathan Livingston Seagull - Richard Bach
August 1914 - Alexander Solzhenitsyn
The Odessa File - Frederick Forsyth
The Day of the Jackal - Frederick Forsyth
Camel Gisler USA (1972)
Buick Opel Car Clears Up Confusion (1972)
Tide Detergent Until I Had A Son (1972)
Tell the world why Tuesday, 21 November 1972 is such a special date for you!