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1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.


  • January 15: Trafalgar enters the Japanese charts
  • January 29: Concert at the Kooyong Tennis Centre in Melbourne, Australia
  • Januray 29: "My World" enters the US and UK charts
  • January 30: Concert at the RAS Showground in Sydney, Australia


  • February 1: Concert at the Festival Hall in Brisbane, Australia
  • February 3: Concert at Memorial Park in Adelaide, Australia
  • February 4: Concert at the Subiaco Oval in Perth, Australia
  • February 25: Bee Gees play in Amsterdam, Holland at the Dutch Grand Gala du Disque Populaire


  • March 19: Bee Gees play in Hong Kong for the first time
  • March 23: Concert in Tokyo, Japan
  • March 24: Second concert in Tokyo, Japan


  • April 2: Concert in Jakarta, Indonesia
  • April 10: "Never Been Alone" is recorded
  • April 12: "Run to Me" is recorded
  • April 17: "I Held a Party" is recorded
  • April 21: "Road to Alaska" is recorded
  • April 22: Bee Gees appear on BBC show "Tarbuck's Luck"


  • July: The single "Run to Me"/"Road to Alaska" is released
  • July 22: "Run to Me" enters the UK charts
  • July 29: "Run to Me" enters the US charts



  • September: Bee Gees begin recording Life in a Tin Can and A Kick in the Head Is Worth Eight in the Pants



  • November: The single "Alive""aper Mache, Cabbages, and Kings" is released
  • November 25: The Bee Gees play at the KROQ rock concert festival at the L.A. Coliseum