What the sky looked like on February 16, 1972
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 2/16/1972, UK date format: 16/2/1972
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on February 16, 1972). The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Sarah Clarke and Jerome Bettis.
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 Pong or Empire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of February 16, 1972?
Which were the top hits in that special week of February 16, 1972?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?