Monday June 19, 1972

US date format: 6/19/1972, UK date format: 19/6/1972

It was Monday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 19, 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 Jean Dujardin and Robin Tunney. In that special week of June people in US were listening to The Candy Man by Sammy Davis Jr.. In UK Vincent by Don McLean was in the top 5 hits. The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant, directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972 while The Terminal Man by Michael Crichton 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 Empire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Juneteenth ? celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation.

Events

  • 40,000 pilots strike against naval officer

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Movies

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The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant

The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant

Directed by: Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Starring: Margit Carstensen, Hanna Schygulla, Katrin Schaake, Eva Mattes

Country: United States of America

The Candidate

The Candidate

Directed by: Michael Ritchie

Starring: Robert Redford, Peter Boyle, Melvyn Douglas, Don Porter

Country: United States of America

Conquest of the Planet of the Apes

Conquest of the Planet of the Apes

Directed by: J. Lee Thompson

Starring: Roddy McDowall, Don Murray, Ricardo Montalban, Natalie Trundy

Country: United States of America

Dracula A.D. 1972

Dracula A.D. 1972

Directed by: Alan Gibson

Starring: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Stephanie Beacham, Christopher Neame

Night Call Nurses

Night Call Nurses

Directed by: Jonathan Kaplan

Starring: Patty Byrne, Alana Stewart, Mittie Lawrence, Clint Kimbrough

TV Series

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Love Thy Neighbour

Love Thy Neighbour

Directed by: Andy Smith

Cabbages and Kings

Cabbages and Kings

Bel Amy

Bel Amy

Sportsduel

Sportsduel

El Chavo del Ocho

El Chavo del Ocho

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Starring: Ramón Valdés, Florinda Meza, Carlos Villagrán, Roberto Gómez Bolaños

Country: Mexico

Days to next June 19

If June 19, 1972 is your birthday you're 48 years, 3 months, 8 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 23 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Terminal Man by Michael Crichton

The Terminal Man

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From the bestselling author of Jurassic Park, Timeline, and Sphere comes a neurological thriller about the dangers of cutting-edge medical experimentation. Harry Benson suffers from violent seizures.

The Boys Of Summer by Roger Kahn

The Boys Of Summer

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This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball

Eleanor And Franklin by Joseph P. Lash

Eleanor And Franklin

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The #1 New York Times Bestseller—Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book AwardIn his extraordinary biography of the major political couple of the twentieth century, Joseph P.

My Name Is Asher Lev by Chaim Potok

My Name Is Asher Lev

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Asher Lev is a Ladover Hasid who keeps kosher, prays three times a day and believes in the Ribbono Shel Olom, the Master of the Universe.

The Savage God by A. Alvarez

The Savage God

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"To write a beautiful book about suicide . . . to transform the subject into something beautiful—this is the forbidding task that A.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Hunt the Wumpus

Hunt the Wumpus

Platform: BASIC, TI-99/4A

Genre: Adventure game

Pong

Pong

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari Inc.

Empire

Empire

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

Genre: 4X, wargame

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 19, 1972?

On June 19, 1972 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is June 19, 1972?

On June 19, 1972 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 19, 1972?

On June 19, 1972 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 19, 1972?

On June 19, 1972 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 19, 1972?

On June 19, 1972 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 19, 1972?

On June 19, 1972 several famous people were born including, Jean Dujardin, Robin Tunney, Millard Coleman

What was the number one song in June 19, 1972?

The number one song in the week of June 19, 1972 was The Candy Man by Sammy Davis Jr. in US and Vincent by Don McLean in UK

What were the top hits on June 19, 1972?

The top hits on June 19, 1972 were The Candy Man by Sammy Davis Jr., Song Sung Blue by Neil Diamond, Outa-Space by Billy Preston in US and Vincent by Don McLean, Metal Guru by T Rex, Take Me Bak 'Ome by Slade in UK


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