Sunday 11 June 1972
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Andrew Peterson and Stephen Kearney.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Candy Man by Sammy Davis Jr..
In UK Vincent by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits.
Deep Throat, directed by Jerry Gerard, 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.
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 11 June 1972 ?
- Andrew Peterson: NFL tackle (Green Bay Packers, Carolina Panthers).
- Stephen Kearney: New Zealand rugby league player and coach.
- 18th LPGA Championship won by Kathy Ahern
- KPAT-AM in Berkeley CA returns from KRE
- The Eltham Well Hall rail crash, caused by an intoxicated train driver, kills six people and injures 126.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Sammy Davis Jr. - The Candy Man
- The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There
- The Chi-Lites - Oh Girl
- Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue
- Dr. Hook - Sylvia's Mother
- Gallery - Nice To Be With You
- Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
- Cat Stevens - Morning Has Broken
- Billy Preston - Outa-Space
- The 5th Dimension - (Last Night) I Didn't Get To Sleep At All
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