Tuesday July 25, 1972

US date format: 7/25/1972, UK date format: 25/7/1972

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on July 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 Véronique Mounier and Craig Howard. In that special week of July people in US were listening to Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O'Sullivan. In UK Puppy Love by Donny Osmond was in the top 5 hits. Deliverance, directed by John Boorman, 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 The David Steinberg Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pong or Empire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1972, at July 25 across the years or at July 1972 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Thea
  • Roman festivals - Furinalia
  • Cuba - Eve of Revolution Day
  • Mexico - Anniversary of the Foundation of Santiago de QuerTtaro
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Events

  • 43rd All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 4-3 at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
  • All star MVP: Joe Morgan (Cin Reds)
  • US health officials concede blacks were used as guinea pigs in 40-year syphilis experiment.
  • U.S. health officials admit that African-Americans were used as guinea pigs in the Tuskegee Study of Untreated Syphilis in the Negro Male.

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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

Deliverance

Deliverance

Directed by: John Boorman

Starring: Jon Voight, Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty, Ronny Cox

Country: United States of America

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Jeremiah Johnson

Jeremiah Johnson

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Robert Redford, Will Geer, Delle Bolton, Josh Albee

Country: United States of America

Frenzy

Frenzy

Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock

Starring: Jon Finch, Barry Foster, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Anna Massey

Country: United States of America

Fat City

Fat City

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Stacy Keach, Jeff Bridges, Susan Tyrrell, Candy Clark

Country: United States of America

TV Series

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The David Steinberg Show

The David Steinberg Show

Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village

Directed by: Laura Archibald|

El Chavo del Ocho

El Chavo del Ocho

Written by:

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

Country: Mexico

Tegtmeiers Reisen

Tegtmeiers Reisen

Starring: Jürgen von Manger

Taiyô ni hoero!

Taiyô ni hoero!

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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 Summer Game by Roger Angell

The Summer Game

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A classic collection of early sportswriting by renowned reporter Roger AngellAcclaimed New Yorker writer Roger Angell’s first book on baseball, The Summer Game, originally published in 1972, is a stunning collection

Captains And The Kings by Taylor Caldwell

Captains And The Kings

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When Joseph Armagh first saw America in the early 1850s, he was a twelve-year-old Irish immigrant - a penniless orphan cast upon a hostile shore to make a home for himself.

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 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

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 July 25, 1972?

On July 25, 1972 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is July 25, 1972?

On July 25, 1972 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on July 25, 1972?

On July 25, 1972 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 25, 1972?

On July 25, 1972 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on July 25, 1972?

On July 25, 1972 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on July 25, 1972?

On July 25, 1972 several famous people were born including, Véronique Mounier, Craig Howard, Melissa Marr.

What was the number one song in July 25, 1972?

The number one song in the week of July 25, 1972 was Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O'Sullivan in US and Puppy Love by Donny Osmond in UK.

What were the top hits on July 25, 1972?

The top hits on July 25, 1972 were Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O'Sullivan, Brandy (You're A Fine Girl) by Looking Glass, Too Late To Turn Back Now by Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose in US and Puppy Love by Donny Osmond, Rock And Roll Parts 1 And 2 by Gary Glitter, Take Me Bak 'Ome by Slade in UK.