Friday 11 February 1972
It was Friday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kelly Slater and Craig Jones (musician).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Let's Stay Together by Al Green.
In UK Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip was in the top 5 hits.
Cabaret, directed by Bob Fosse, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while Tracy And Hepburn by Garson Kanin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Clochemerle.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunt the Wumpus or Pong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 11 February 1972 ?
- World Day of the Sick.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes.
- National Foundation Day in Japan (See Holidays of Japan.)
- National Youth Day in Cameroon.
- Professor Leets' Day in the United States.
- National Inventors' Day in the United States.
- Kelly Slater: American surfer.
- Craig Jones (musician)
- Craig Jones: English motorcycle racer (Born 1985).
- Brian Daubach: American baseball player and manager.
- Steve McManaman: English footballer.
- Bernd Meier: German footballer and coach (d. 2012).
- Noboru Yamaguchi: South Korean-Japanese author (d. 2013).
- Dennis Iliohan Dutch soccer player (FC Lisse: ADO Den Haag).
- Jan Wils: Architect (Olympian Stadium, Amsterdam), dies at 80.
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 1972 ?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?