Tuesday 12 September 1972
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Cady Cantrell and Sidney.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Black & White by Three Dog Night.
In UK Mama Weer All Crazee Now by Slade was in the top 5 hits.
The Last House on the Left, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching M*A*S*H.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunt the Wumpus or Hunt the Wumpus.
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- Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
- RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
- Cady Cantrell: Lanett, Alabama -- Playmate (Apr, 1992).
- Sidney: Brazilian footballer.
- Gideon Emery: English-American actor producer and screenwriter.
- Paul Green: Australian rugby league player and coach.
- Sidney Souza: Brazilian footballer.
- William Boyd: American immunologist and chemist (d. 1983).
- Ciod War: Icelandic gunboats sink 2 British trawlers in North Sea
- Lord Michael Killanin succeeds Avery Brundage as head of Olympics.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Three Dog Night - Black & White
- Mac Davis - Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me
- Gilbert O'Sullivan - Alone Again (Naturally)
- Chicago - Saturday In The Park
- The O'Jays - Back Stabbers
- The Hollies - Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)
- Gary Glitter - Rock And Roll (Part 2)
- Looking Glass - Brandy (You're A Fine Girl)
- Elton John - Honky Cat
- Al Green - I'm Still In Love With You
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