Tuesday February 15, 1972
US date format: 2/15/1972, UK date format: 15/2/1972
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 15, 1972). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jaromír Jágr and Axelle Ropert.
In that special week of February people in US were listening to Without You by Nilsson.
In UK Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip was in the top 5 hits.
Piya Ka Ghar, directed by Basu Chatterjee, 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 Tightrope.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunt the Wumpus or Empire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 15, 1972?
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- Dimitrios Papadopoulos becomes metropolitan of Imbros / Tenedos
- Bill Torrey becomes first New York Islanders' General Manager.
- President Velasco Ibarra of Ecuador deposed for fourth time.
- Jose Maria Velasco Ibarra, serving as President of Ecuador for the fifth time, is overthrown by the military for the fourth time.
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Czech ice hockey player.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 15, 1972?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
- Al Green - Let's Stay Together
- Wilson Pickett - Fire And Water
- Gladys Knight And The Pips - Make Me The Woman That You Go Home To
- Jerry Butler & Brenda Lee Eager - Ain't Understanding Mellow
- Bobby Womack & Peace - That's The Way I Feel About Cha
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on February 15, 1972?
On February 15, 1972 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is February 15, 1972?
On February 15, 1972 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on February 15, 1972?
On February 15, 1972 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 15, 1972?
On February 15, 1972 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on February 15, 1972?
On February 15, 1972 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on February 15, 1972?
On February 15, 1972 several famous people were born including, Jaromír Jágr, Axelle Ropert, Lance Scott.
Which famous people died on February 15, 1972?
Famous people died on February 15, 1972 include, Edgar P Snow, Jef [Josephus CF].
What was the number one song in February 15, 1972?
The number one song in the week of February 15, 1972 was Without You by Nilsson in US and Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip in UK.
What were the top hits on February 15, 1972?
The top hits on February 15, 1972 were Without You by Nilsson, Let's Stay Together by Al Green, Hurting Each Other by Carpenters in US and Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip, Telegram Sam by T Rex, Have You Seen Her by The Chi-Lites in UK.