Friday February 04, 1972
US date format: 2/4/1972, UK date format: 4/2/1972
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 4, 1972). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Leila Feinstein and Dara Ó Briain.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to American Pie (Parts 1 and 2) by Don McLean.
In UK Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip was in the top 5 hits.
Amar Prem, directed by Shakti Samanta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while Jennie, Volume Two by Ralph G. Martin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Tightrope.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pong or Empire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 04, 1972?
- Saint Veronica, patron saint of photographers
- Ancient Latvia - Biezputras Diena observed.
- Independence Day in Sri Lanka (1948).
- Angolan Anniversary of the Outbreak of Armed Struggle against Portuguese Colonialism.
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- Sen Strom Thurmond suggests John Lennon be deported
- 6th round of Strategic Arms Limitation Talks ends in Vienna, Austria.
- ''Mariner 9'' sends pictures as it orbits Mars.
- U.S. airlines begin mandatory inspection of passengers and baggage.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 04, 1972?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Al Green - Let's Stay Together
- Betty Wright - Clean Up Woman
- Jackson 5 - Sugar Daddy
- Joe Simon - Drowning In The Sea Of Love
- Bobby Womack & Peace - That's The Way I Feel About Cha
- Wilson Pickett - Fire And Water
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Make Me The Woman That You Go Home To
- Jerry Butler & Brenda Lee Eager - Ain't Understanding Mellow
- Detroit Emeralds - You Want It, You Got It
- The Bar-Kays - Son Of Shaft
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next February 04If February 04, 1972 is your birthday you're 48 years, 7 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 5 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 04, 1972?
On February 04, 1972 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is February 04, 1972?
On February 04, 1972 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 04, 1972?
On February 04, 1972 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 04, 1972?
On February 04, 1972 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 04, 1972?
On February 04, 1972 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 04, 1972?
On February 04, 1972 several famous people were born including, Leila Feinstein, Dara Ó Briain, Dara O Briain.
What was the number one song in February 04, 1972?
The number one song in the week of February 04, 1972 was American Pie (Parts 1 and 2) by Don McLean in US and Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip in UK.
What were the top hits on February 04, 1972?
The top hits on February 04, 1972 were American Pie (Parts 1 and 2) by Don McLean, Let's Stay Together by Al Green, Brand New Key by Melanie in US and Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip, Telegram Sam by T Rex, Have You Seen Her by The Chi-Lites in UK.