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Wednesday April 12, 1972

US date format: 4/12/1972, UK date format: 12/4/1972

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on April 12, 1972). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Pascal Rambeau and Paul Lo Duca. In that special week of April people in US were listening to The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face by Roberta Flack. In UK Amazing Grace by Pipes & Drums & The Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guard was in the top 5 hits. The Culpepper Cattle Co., directed by Dick Richards, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972 while Open Marriage by Nena and George O'Neill was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Love Thy Neighbour. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunt the Wumpus or Pong.
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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Culpepper Cattle Co.

Directed by: Dick Richards

Starring: Gary Grimes, Billy Green Bush, Luke Askew, Bo Hopkins

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The Hoax

Directed by: Robert Anderson

Starring: Bill Ewing, Frank Bonner, Jacques Aubuchon, Sharon DeBord

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Directed by: Joseph Anthony

Starring: Robert Duvall, Olga Bellin, Sudie Bond, Richard McConnell

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The Chinese Connection

Directed by: Wei Lo

Starring: Bruce Lee, Nora Miao, James Tien, Maria Yi

Country: United States

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Eye in the Labyrinth

Directed by: Mario Caiano

Starring: Rosemary Dexter, Adolfo Celi, Horst Frank, Sybil Danning

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Love Thy Neighbour

Directed by: Andy Smith

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Number 96

Directed by: Peter Bernardos

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Directed by: Richard Tuggle

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La doña

Obraz uz obraz

Starring: Milena Dravic, Dragan Nikolic

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 April 1972 ?

  • Saint Julius I
  • Saint Zeno of Verona
  • Saint Erkembode
  • Saint Damian
  • Yuri's Night, an international celebration of the first human in space, Yuri Gagarin; in Russia (and formerly in USSR), the Cosmonautics Day.
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Life magazine Beano comics

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Open Marriage

By: Nena and George O'Neill


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The Moon'S A Balloon

By: David Niven

Color Niven photo front and back First Complete Unabridged hardcover Octopus Limited ed both books 1985 Dark Green Cloth binding

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Tracy And Hepburn

By: Garson Kanin

This classic Hollywood memoir is again available, now with a new foreword by the author. Spence Tracy and Kate Hepburn were the couple everyone knew of but no one really knew

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Monday The Rabbi Took Off

By: Harry Kemelman

A bomb plot draws Rabbi Small into international intrigue while he’s vacationing in the Holy Land in this New York Times–bestselling novel David Small has spent 6 years as the rabbi of

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Hunt the Wumpus

Hunt the Wumpus

Platform: BASIC, TI-99/4A

Genre: Adventure game



Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari Inc.



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

Genre: 4X, wargame

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