Thursday September 28, 1972
US date format: 9/28/1972, UK date format: 28/9/1972
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on September 28, 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 Dita von Teese and French Fifth Republic.
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 28, 1972?
- Feast day of the following RC Saints Leoba
- St. Wenceslas
- French Republican Calendar - Carotte (Carrot) Day, seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- Taiwan - Teacher's Day (Confucius' birthday)
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- David Bowie sells out his 1st show in New York Carnegie Hall
- Japan and Communist China agree to re-establish diplomatic relations.
- The Canadian national men's hockey team defeats the Soviet national ice hockey team in Game 8 of the 1972 Summit Series (French: La Série du Siècle, Russian: Суперсерия СССР — Канада), 6–5, to win the series 4–3–1.
- Maurice Thiriet: French composer of classical and film...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 28, 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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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on September 28, 1972?
On September 28, 1972 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is September 28, 1972?
On September 28, 1972 the zodiac sign was Libra.
Who was the US President on September 28, 1972?
On September 28, 1972 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 28, 1972?
On September 28, 1972 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 28, 1972?
On September 28, 1972 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 28, 1972?
On September 28, 1972 several famous people were born including, Dita von Teese, French Fifth Republic, Greg Ivy.
Which famous people died on September 28, 1972?
Famous people died on September 28, 1972 include, Maurice Thiriet.
What was the number one song in September 28, 1972?
The number one song in the week of September 28, 1972 was Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me by Mac Davis in US and Mouldy Old Dough by Lieutenant Pigeon in UK.
What were the top hits on September 28, 1972?
The top hits on September 28, 1972 were Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me by Mac Davis, Black & White by Three Dog Night, Saturday In The Park by Chicago in US and Mouldy Old Dough by Lieutenant Pigeon, Donna by 10cc, You're A Lady by Peter Skellern in UK.