Maine West (MWHS) Class of 1972 Alumni List

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1972 Maine West High School Yearbook

1972 Maine West High School Yearbook
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The Godfather was the top movie in theaters in 1972, with a lifetime gross of over $134,966,411. Among TV shows in 1972, All in the Family was the most popular of the year.

Hit Songs From 1972

  • The Lion Sleeps Tonight
    Robert John
  • Layla
    Derek and The Dominos
  • Coconut
  • Day Atter Day
  • American Pie
    Don McLean
  • Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)
  • Joy
    Apollo 100
  • Ain't Understanding Mellow
    Jerry Butler and Brenda Lee Eager
  • Let's Stay Together
    Al Green
  • Go All The Way

Hit Movies From 1972

  • The Godfather
  • The Getaway
  • The Poseidon Adventure

Hit TV Shows From 1972

  • Bridget Loves Bernie on CBS
  • Ironside on NBC
  • Here's Lucy on CBS
  • Medical Center on CBS
  • Marcus Welby, M.D. on ABC

Maine West High School News

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If you are trying to find people that graduated in '72 at Maine West High in Des Plaines, IL, check the alumni list below that shows the class of 1972.

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