Tuesday January 25, 1972
US date format: 1/25/1972, UK date format: 25/1/1972
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see birth chart on January 25, 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 Chantal Andere and John Stoen.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to American Pie (Parts 1 and 2) by Don McLean.
In UK Telegram Sam by T Rex was in the top 5 hits.
Amar Prem, directed by Shakti Samanta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while Eleanor And Franklin by Joseph P. Lash 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 January 25, 1972?
- St. Dwynwen's Day and Patron Saint of Lovers - Welsh celebration of love Dirwnod Santes Dwynwen.
- Tatiana Day, celebrated as the Day of Russian students since 1755, when the Moscow University was founded.
- Catholicism and Anglicanism - Conversion of Saint Paul.
- Christian ecumenism ? Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ends.
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- 25th NHL All-Star Game: East beats West 3-2 at Minnesota.
- Shirley Chisholm, the first African American Congresswoman, announces her candidacy for President.
- Yugoslavian air stewardess Vesna Vulović is the only survivor when her plane crashes in Czechoslovakia. She survives after falling 10,160 meters (33,330 feet) in the tail section of the aircraft.
- The Aboriginal Tent Embassy is set up on the lawn of Parliament House in Canberra.
- Erhard Milch: German military man who served as a Nazi...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 25, 1972?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Don McLean - American Pie (Parts 1 and 2)
- Melanie - Brand New Key
- Al Green - Let's Stay Together
- Jonathan Edwards - Sunshine
- Badfinger - Day After Day
- Betty Wright - Clean Up Woman
- Dennis Coffey and the Detroit Guitar Band - Scorpio
- Three Dog Night - Never Been To Spain
- The Stylistics - You Are Everything
- The Jackson 5 - Sugar Daddy
Top #8 songs in the UK
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 25, 1972?
On January 25, 1972 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is January 25, 1972?
On January 25, 1972 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.
Who was the US President on January 25, 1972?
On January 25, 1972 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 25, 1972?
On January 25, 1972 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 25, 1972?
On January 25, 1972 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 25, 1972?
On January 25, 1972 several famous people were born including, Chantal Andere, John Stoen, Shinji Takehara.
Which famous people died on January 25, 1972?
Famous people died on January 25, 1972 include, Erhard Milch.
What was the number one song in January 25, 1972?
The number one song in the week of January 25, 1972 was American Pie (Parts 1 and 2) by Don McLean in US and Telegram Sam by T Rex in UK.
What were the top hits on January 25, 1972?
The top hits on January 25, 1972 were American Pie (Parts 1 and 2) by Don McLean, Brand New Key by Melanie, Let's Stay Together by Al Green in US and Telegram Sam by T Rex, Son Of My Father by Chicory Tip, Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West) by Benny Hill in UK.