Thursday 30 March 1972
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Peggy Zlotkowski and Brenden Stai.
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.
Mark of the Devil, directed by Michael Armstrong, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Split Second.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hunt the Wumpus or Pong.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 30 March 1972 ?
- Saint John Climacus (died 649)
- Easter in 1975, 1986, 1991, and 1997.
- Roman Empire - Festival devoted to Salus.
- Land Day.
- Spiritual Baptist/Shouter Liberation Day - Public holiday in Trinidad and Tobago.
- National Doctors' Day - observed in the USA.
- Saint Quirinus (d. 117)
- Saint Veronus
- Blessed Amadeus IX of Savoy
- Peggy Zlotkowski: Miss France-Universe (1989).
- Brenden Stai: NFL guard (Pittsburgh Steelers).
- Matt Joyce NFL/WLAF guard/tackle (Saint Louis Cardinals: Seattle Seahawks, Claymores).
- Sundy Carter: Reality Star.
- Mili Avital: Israeli-American actress.
- Makoto Nagano: Japanese martial artist
- Emerson Thome: Brazilian footballer and scout
- Karel Poborský: Czech footballer
- Funny Thing Happened... opens at Lunt-Fontanne NYC for 156 performances
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- North Vietnamese troops enter South Vietnam.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 1972 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- America - A Horse With No Name
- Neil Young - Heart Of Gold
- Donny Osmond - Puppy Love
- Paul Simon - Mother And Child Reunion
- Robert John - The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh) (Mbube)
- Joe Tex - I Gotcha
- Nilsson - Without You
- The Chakachas - Jungle Fever
- Michael Jackson - Rockin' Robin
- Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
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