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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 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.

But much more happened on November 1972: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1972?


Events

  • 01 Nov 1972 1st gay theme TV movie - That Certain Summer
  • 02 Nov 1972 Construction begins on the Kingdome, Seattle, Washington, USA.
  • 04 Nov 1972 Bangladesh adopts constitution
  • 05 Nov 1972 Jane Blalock wins LPGA Lady Errol Golf Classic
  • 07 Nov 1972 US President Richard Nixon (Republican) re-elected defeating George McGovern (Democrat).
  • 10 Nov 1972 Southern Airways Flight 49 from Birmingham, Alabama is hijacked and, at one point, is threatened with crashing into the nuclear installation at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. After two days, the plane lands in Havana, Cuba, where the hijackers are jailed by Fidel Castro.
  • 11 Nov 1972 Dow Jones Index moves above 1,000 for 1st time
  • 14 Nov 1972 Dow Jones closes above 1,000 for 1st time (1003.16)
  • 15 Nov 1972 Circle-in the-Square Theater opens at 1633 Broadway, New York City
  • 16 Nov 1972 Dear Oscar opens at Playhouse Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • 19 Nov 1972 Ambassador opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • 21 Nov 1972 Red Sox Carlton Fisk wins AL Rookie of Year, Mets Jon Matlack wins NL
  • 22 Nov 1972 Flyers start Islanders on 15 game winless streak
  • 25 Nov 1972 Ambassador closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC after 9 performances
  • 26 Nov 1972 Pete Gogolak scores New York Giants record 8 points after a touchdown.
  • 27 Nov 1972 Pierre Trudeau forms Canadian government
  • 28 Nov 1972 Via Galactica opens at Uris Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • 29 Nov 1972 Atari releases the Pong coin-operated arcade video game system. Nolan Bushnell and Al Alcorn developed the game at Atari, partly based on the Magnavox Odyssey system.
  • 30 Nov 1972 BBC bans Wings Hi, Hi, Hi

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in November 1972?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - I Can See Clearly Now
  2. - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
  3. - Nights In White Satin
  4. - I'd Love You To Want Me
  5. - I Am Woman

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Clair
  2. - My Ding-A-Ling
  3. - Crazy Horses
  4. - Mouldy Old Dough
  5. - Long Haired Lover From Liverpool

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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The Triple Echo

The Triple Echo

Release year: 1972

Directed by: Michael Apted

Starring: Glenda Jackson, Oliver Reed, Brian Deacon, Anthony May

Dead of Night

Dead of Night

Release year: 1972

Directed by: Dan Curtis

Double Identity

Double Identity

Release year: 1972

Directed by: Dennis Dimster

Anuraag

Anuraag

Release year: 1972

Directed by: Shakti Samanta

Starring: Ashok Kumar, Nutan, Vinod Mehra, Moushumi Chatterjee

Ulzana's Raid

Ulzana's Raid

Release year: 1972

Directed by: Robert Aldrich

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Bruce Davison, Jorge Luke, Richard Jaeckel

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in November 1972?
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Open Marriage by Nena and George O'Neill

Open Marriage

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The Peter Prescription by Laurence J. Peter

The Peter Prescription

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Dr. Peter combines wisdom and wit to discuss the importance of individuals realizing their potential to find happiness in their lives.

The Winds Of War by Herman Wouk

The Winds Of War

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The author of Herman Wouk's epic historical fiction of World War II is a masterpiece in historical fiction. His story immerses us into the lives of one family, who finds themselves at the center of the war's chaos.

Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution by Dr. Robert Atkins

Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution

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America's trusted doctor now shows how to live longer, feel better. Robert C. Atkins, a world-renowned medical expert, has taught millions how to lose weight while keeping it off

The Odessa File by Frederick Forsyth

The Odessa File

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A suicide of an elderly German Jew explodes in revelation after revelation. Of a Mafia-like organisation called Odessa...of a real-life fugitive known by the "Butcher of Riga"..of young German journalist, tumed obsessed assassin and.