Sunday March 26, 1972
US date format: 3/26/1972, UK date format: 26/3/1972
It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 26, 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 Leslie Mann and Steve Anderson.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to A Horse With No Name by America.
In UK Without You by Nilsson was in the top 5 hits.
The Chinese Connection, directed by Wei Lo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee by Dee Brown was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Number 96.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunt the Wumpus or Pong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 26, 1972?
- Saint Emmanuel (died 304)
- Saint Ludger
- Saint Larissa
- Prince Kuhio Day in Hawaii
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- Only Fools Are Sad closes at Edison Theater NYC after 144 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 26, 1972?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- The Dramatics - In The Rain
- Joe Tex - I Gotcha
- Denise LaSalle - Now Run And Tell That
- Isaac Hayes - Do Your Thing
- Tyrone Davis - I Had It All The Time
- The Stylistics - Betcha By Golly, Wow
- James Brown - King Heroin
- The Honey Cone - The Day I Found Myself
- James Brown - Talking Loud And Saying Nothing - Part I
- The Soul Children - Hearsay
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 26If March 26, 1972 is your birthday you're 48 years, 5 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 5 days.
What news were making the headlines those days in March 1972?
- LIFE: Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem AbdulJabbar basketball
- Time: Sculpture by Stanley Glaubach
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8272
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?