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Sunday 12 November 1972

It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Vassilis Tsiartas and Jesus Chavez. In that special week of November people in US were listening to I Can See Clearly Now by Johnny Nash. In UK Clair by Gilbert O'Sullivan was in the top 5 hits. The Mechanic, directed by Michael Winner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972 while To Serve Them All My Days by R.F. Delderfield was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Majstori. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Empire or Hunt the Wumpus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last 30 days ?

Majstori

Starring: Dragomir 'Gidra' Bojanic, Milivoje Tomic, Oliver Tomic, Severin Bijelic

The Aunty Jack Show

Starring: Grahame Bond, Rory O'Donoghue, Sandra McGregor, John Derum

Country: Australia

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America

Starring: Alistair Cooke

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Job nach Noten

Starring: Stefan Behrens, Jean-Pierre Zola, Reni Walther, Dieter Henkel

Das Licht der schwarzen Kerze

Starring: Giso Weißbach

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

The Mechanic

Directed by: Michael Winner

Starring: Charles Bronson, Jan-Michael Vincent, Keenan Wynn

Country: United States

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1776

Directed by: Peter H. Hunt

Starring: William Daniels, Howard Da Silva, Ken Howard

Country: United States

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The Chinese Connection

Directed by: Wei Lo

Starring: Bruce Lee, Nora Miao, James Tien

Country: United States

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Solaris

Directed by: Andrey Tarkovskiy

Starring: Natalya Bondarchuk, Donatas Banionis, Jri Jrvet

Country: United States

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Boot Hill

Directed by: Giuseppe Colizzi

Starring: Terence Hill, Woody Strode, Bud Spencer

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 November 1972 ?

Holidays:
  • R.C. Saints - Saint Lieven (Leafwini, Lebuin); Josaphat Kuncevyc
  • Also see November 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Bah�'f Faith: Holy Day, Bah�'u'll�h
  • National Holiday: Sun Yat-Sen (observed in China and Taiwan)
  • In the Back To The Future film trilogy, November 12, 1955 is a key date. It is the date of the "famous Hill Valley lightning storm" which sends Marty McFly back to 1985 in his DeLorean time machine, and the date Marty gets his parents together. In Back to the Future Part II, Marty and Doc Brown return to this date to stop Biff Tannen from changing history. Doc Brown hyposthesizes that this date might hold some special significance, being the temporal junction point for the entire space-time
Famous Birthdays:
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Famous Deaths:
  • Rudolf Friml: Czech-American composer of such highly successful operettas as "The Firefly," "Rose Marie" and "The Vagabond King.

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Sport Games on 12 November 1972

NFL
American Football
  • Baltimore Colts - San Francisco 49ers : 21 - 24
  • Buffalo Bills - New York Jets : 3 - 41
  • Denver Broncos - Los Angeles Rams : 16 - 10
  • Detroit Lions - Minnesota Vikings : 14 - 16
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in November 1972?

  • Life: Navy POW
  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: The Shape of Peace -- Nov. 6, 1972
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8305

Books

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

To Serve Them All My Days

By: R.F. Delderfield

To Serve Them All My Days is the moving saga of David Powlett-Jones, who returns from World War I injured and shell-shocked.

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Jonathan Livingston Seagull

By: Richard Bach

The new complete edition of a timeless classic that includes the never-before-published Part Four and Last Words by Richard Bach.This is the story for people who follow their hearts and make their own rules…people who get special pleasure out of ...

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Fire In The Lake

By: Frances Fitzgerald

This landmark work, based on Frances FitzGerald's own research and travels, takes us inside Vietnam-into the traditional, ancestor-worshiping villages and the corrupt crowded cities, into the conflicts between Communists and anti-Communists,

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Captains And The Kings

By: Taylor Caldwell

When Joseph Armagh first saw America in the early 1850s, he was a twelve-year-old Irish immigrant - a penniless orphan cast upon a hostile shore to make a home for himself.

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Empire

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

Genre: 4X, wargame

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Hunt the Wumpus

Hunt the Wumpus

Platform: BASIC, TI-99/4A

Genre: Adventure game

Pong

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari Inc.

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Empire

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

Genre: 4X, wargame

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Hunt the Wumpus

Hunt the Wumpus

Platform: BASIC, TI-99/4A

Genre: Adventure game


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