Wednesday September 27, 1972
US date format: 9/27/1972, UK date format: 27/9/1972
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 27, 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 Gwyneth Paltrow and Lhasa (singer).
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me by Mac Davis.
In UK Mouldy Old Dough by Lieutenant Pigeon was in the top 5 hits.
Bad Company, directed by Robert Benton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while The Winds Of War by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching M*A*S*H.
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 September 27, 1972?
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mashfyyat (Will) - First day of the eleventh month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- RC Saints - Saint Vincent de Paul
- Ethiopian Orthodox Church - Meskel
- Also see September 27 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
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- The Joint Communique of the Government of Japan and the Government of the People's Republic of China is signed in Beijing.
- Rory Storm: lead singer of and Hurricane, commits...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 27, 1972?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- James Brown - Get On The Good Foot-Part 1
- The Main Ingredient - Everybody Plays The Fool
- Curtis Mayfield - Freddie's Dead (Theme From "Superfly")
- Bill Withers - Use Me
- The Spinners - I'll Be Around
- Jerry Butler & Brenda Lee Eager - (They Long To Be) Close To You
- Millie Jackson - My Man, A Sweet Man
- Michael Jackson - Ben
- King Floyd - Woman Don't Go Astray
- Lyn Collins - Think (About It)
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 27If September 27, 1972 is your birthday you're 47 years, 11 months, 27 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 days.
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?