Thursday March 30, 1972
US date format: 3/30/1972, UK date format: 30/3/1972
It was Thursday, under the sign of Aries (see birth chart on March 30, 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 Mili Avital and Brenden Stai.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to A Horse With No Name by America.
In UK Amazing Grace by Pipes & Drums & The Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guard was in the top 5 hits.
The Chinese Connection, directed by Wei Lo, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1972
while The Blue Knight by Joseph Wambaugh 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 Empire.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 30, 1972?
- Saint John Climacus (died 649)
- Easter in 1975, 1986, 1991, and 1997.
- Roman Empire - Festival devoted to Salus.
- Land Day.
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- 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.
- Mili Avital: Israeli-American actress.
- Brenden Stai: NFL guard (Pittsburgh Steelers).
- Matt Joyce NFL/WLAF guard/tackle (Saint Louis Cardinals: Seattle Seahawks, Claymores).
- Sundy Carter: Reality Star.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 30, 1972?
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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
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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What news were making the headlines those days in March 1972?
- LIFE: Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem AbdulJabbar basketball
- Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Gov. George Wallace -- Mar. 27, 1972
- SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.8273
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 30, 1972?
On March 30, 1972 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is March 30, 1972?
On March 30, 1972 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on March 30, 1972?
On March 30, 1972 the US President was Richard Nixon (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 30, 1972?
On March 30, 1972 the UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on March 30, 1972?
On March 30, 1972 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 30, 1972?
On March 30, 1972 several famous people were born including, Mili Avital, Matt Joyce NFL/WLAF guard/tackle (Saint Louis Cardinals, Brenden Stai.
Which famous people died on March 30, 1972?
Famous people died on March 30, 1972 include, Gabriel Heatter, Peter Whitney.
What was the number one song in March 30, 1972?
The number one song in the week of March 30, 1972 was A Horse With No Name by America in US and Amazing Grace by Pipes & Drums & The Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guard in UK.
What were the top hits on March 30, 1972?
The top hits on March 30, 1972 were A Horse With No Name by America, Heart Of Gold by Neil Young, Puppy Love by Donny Osmond in US and Amazing Grace by Pipes & Drums & The Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guard, Without You by Nilsson, Back Off Boogaloo by Ringo Starr in UK.