Monday 4 December 1972
It was Monday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jude St John and Kerry Anne Guse in Brisbane.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to I Am Woman by Helen Reddy.
In UK My Ding-A-Ling by Chuck Berry was in the top 5 hits.
Man of La Mancha, directed by Arthur Hiller, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Arthur of the Britons.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunt the Wumpus or Pong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 December 1972 ?
- Roman festivals - secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea
- R.C. Saints - Saint John of Damascus: optional memorial; also Saint Barbara
- Santerfa, Lukumf - Day of Shango
- International Hug Day. See Also: January 21st, National Hugging Day
- Navy Day in India
- Jude St John: CFL offensive linebacker (Hamilton Tiger Cats).
- Kerry Anne Guse in Brisbane: Queensland, Australia; tennis star (1996 final Hobart).
- Howard Eisley: NBA guard (Utah Jazz).
- Damien Covington: NFL linebacker (Buffalo Bills).
- Ted Johnson: American football player, a linebacker with the New England Patriots.
- Jassen Cullimore: Simcoe, Ontario -- NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks)
- Yūko Miyamura: Japanese voice actress and singer
- Nikki Tyler: American porn actress and model
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Helen Reddy - I Am Woman
- The Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
- Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes - If You Don't Know Me By Now
- Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now
- Al Green - You Ought To Be With Me
- Billy Paul - Me And Mrs. Jones
- Albert Hammond - It Never Rains In Southern California
- America - Ventura Highway
- Gilbert O'Sullivan - Clair
- The Stylistics - I'm Stone In Love With You
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