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
Famous People born
- Red Sox Carlton Fisk wins AL Rookie of Year, Mets Jon Matlack wins NL
: Samoan boxer
: American singer/actress
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1972 ?
Esquire Magazine cover
Sports Illustrated: no.8307
TIME Magazine Cover: Richard Nixon -- Nov. 20, 1972
Playboy Magazine cover
Jonathan Livingston Seagull - Richard Bach
August 1914 - Alexander Solzhenitsyn
The Odessa File - Frederick Forsyth
The Day of the Jackal - Frederick Forsyth
Out of Head Onto Your Back
Johnson Outboard Motor Speed Boat (1972)
Holiday Inn Washington Birthday Weekend Sale (1972)
Tell the world why Tuesday, 21 November 1972 is such a special date for you!