Sunday July 09, 1972

US date format: 7/9/1972, UK date format: 9/7/1972

It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 9, 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 Derek Mills and Pete Kendall. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Lean On Me by Bill Withers. In UK Puppy Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits. The Wrath of God, directed by Ralph Nelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972 while Bring Me A Unicorn by Anne Morrow Lindbergh was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Greenwich Village. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunt the Wumpus or Empire.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
  • Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the B�b.
  • Palau - Constitution Day.
  • Argentina - Independence Day.
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Events

  • 1st tour of Paul McCartney andWings (France)
  • 86th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: S Smith beats I Nastase (46 63 63 46 75)
  • Kathy Ahern wins LPGA George Washington Golf Classic

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Movies

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The Wrath of God

The Wrath of God

Directed by: Ralph Nelson

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Frank Langella, Rita Hayworth, John Colicos

Love Me Deadly

Love Me Deadly

Directed by: Jacques Lacerte

Starring: Mary Charlotte Wilcox, Lyle Waggoner, Christopher Stone, Timothy Scott

Butterflies Are Free

Butterflies Are Free

Directed by: Milton Katselas

Starring: Goldie Hawn, Edward Albert, Eileen Heckart, Paul Michael Glaser

The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales

Directed by: Pier Paolo Pasolini

Starring: Hugh Griffith, Laura Betti, Ninetto Davoli, Josephine Chaplin

Country: United States of America

Asylum

Asylum

Directed by: Roy Ward Baker

Starring: Barbara Parkins, Richard Todd, Sylvia Syms, Peter Cushing

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TV Series

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Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village

Directed by: Laura Archibald|

Tegtmeiers Reisen

Tegtmeiers Reisen

Starring: Jürgen von Manger

Mein Bruder - Der Herr Dokter Berger

Mein Bruder - Der Herr Dokter Berger

No Exit

No Exit

Stop

Stop

Days to next July 09

If July 09, 1972 is your birthday you're 48 years, 2 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 11 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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My Name Is Asher Lev by Chaim Potok

My Name Is Asher Lev

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Asher Lev is a Ladover Hasid who keeps kosher, prays three times a day and believes in the Ribbono Shel Olom, the Master of the Universe.

Report From Engine Co. 82 by Dennis Smith

Report From Engine Co. 82

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From his bawdy and brave fellow firefighters to the hopeful, hateful, beautiful and beleaguered residents of the poverty-stricken district where he works, Dennis Smith tells the story of a brutalising yet

Open Marriage by Nena and George O'Neill

Open Marriage

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The Winds Of War by Herman Wouk

The Winds Of War

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Like no other masterpiece of historical fiction, Herman Wouk's sweeping epic of World War II is the great novel of America's Greatest Generation.Wouk's spellbinding narrative captures the tide of global events, as well as all the drama, romance, heroism, and …

The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty

The Exorcist

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Originally published in 1971, The Exorcist is now a major television series on FOX. It remains one of the most controversial novels ever written and went on to become a literary phenomenon: It spent fifty-seven weeks on the New York …

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Hunt the Wumpus

Hunt the Wumpus

Platform: BASIC, TI-99/4A

Genre: Adventure game

Pong

Pong

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari Inc.

Empire

Empire

Platform: PDP 11/45 (1971), HP2000 (1973), HP3000 (1984), DOS, Commodore Amiga, Macintosh, Windows, Linux (2003)

Genre: 4X, wargame

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on July 09, 1972?

On July 09, 1972 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is July 09, 1972?

On July 09, 1972 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on July 09, 1972?

On July 09, 1972 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 09, 1972?

On July 09, 1972 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 09, 1972?

On July 09, 1972 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 09, 1972?

On July 09, 1972 several famous people were born including, Derek Mills, Pete Kendall, Ara Babajian.

Which famous people died on July 09, 1972?

Famous people died on July 09, 1972 include, Robert Weede.

What was the number one song in July 09, 1972?

The number one song in the week of July 09, 1972 was Lean On Me by Bill Withers in US and Puppy Love by Donny Osmond in UK.

What were the top hits on July 09, 1972?

The top hits on July 09, 1972 were Lean On Me by Bill Withers, Outa-Space by Billy Preston, Song Sung Blue by Neil Diamond in US and Puppy Love by Donny Osmond, Rock And Roll Parts 1 And 2 by Gary Glitter, Take Me Bak 'Ome by Slade in UK.


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