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21 of us have added our profiles to the Alumni Directory, so far.

Combined, we have 30 children and 2 grandchildren.

1 of us served in the U.S. Armed Forces for 4 years.

16 of us spent a combined total of 69 years earning 3 Associates, 13 Bachelors, 3 Masters and 2 Doctorate degrees.

Our most-traveled? One of us has visited 49 U.S. States or Territories and has also visited 23 foreign countries.

1 of us has a birthday in August.

Currently, 5 of us are retired.

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Billboard's Hot 100

Top Songs: 1972-1973
in memoriam '73

Number One Hits by Week  |  Top 100 Hits of the Year

Billboard's lists have been the music industry's leading indicator of a song's popularity in the U.S. for nearly 50 years. Use the links above to change betweeen the Number One Hits by Week or the Top 100 Hits of the Year as reported by Billboard Magazine for our Senior Year -- 1972-1973.

Top 100 Hits of 1972
Rank Song Artist
1 The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face Roberta Flack
2 Alone Again (Naturally) Gilbert O'Sullivan
3 American Pie Don McLean
4 Without You Nilsson
5 Candy Man Sammy Davis Jr.
6 I Gotcha Joe Tex
7 Lean On Me Bill Withers
8 Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me Mac Davis
9 Brand New Key Melanie
10 Daddy Dont You Walk So Fast Wayne Newton
11 Let's Stay Together Al Green
12 Brandy (You're A Fine Girl) Looking Glass
13 Oh Girl Chi-Lites
14 Nice To Be With You Gallery
15 My Ding-A-Ling Chuck Berry
16 If Loving You Is Wrong I Don't Want To Be Right Luther Ingram
17 Heart Of Gold Neil Young
18 Betcha By Golly, Wow Stylistics
19 I'll Take You There Staple Singers
20 Ben Michael Jackson
21 The Lion Sleeps Tonight Robert John
22 Outa-space Billy Preston
23 Slippin' Into Darkness War
24 Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress) Hollies
25 How Do You Do Mouth and MacNeal
27 Song Sung Blue Neil Diamond
28 A Horse With No Name America
28 Popcorn Hot Butter
29 Everybody Plays The Fool Main Ingredient
30 Precious And Few Climax
31 Last Night I Didn't Get To Sleep At All 5th Dimension
32 Nights In White Satin Moody Blues
33 Go All The Way Raspberries
34 Too Late To Turn Back Now Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose
35 Back Stabbers O'Jays
36 Down By The Lazy River Osmonds
37 Sunshine Jonathan Edwards
38 Starting All Over Again Mel and Tim
39 Day Atter Day Badfinger
40 Rocket Man Elton John
41 Rockin' Robin Michael Jackson
42 Beautiful Sunday Daniel Boone
43 Scorpio Dennis Coffey and The Detroit Guitar Band
44 Morning Has Broken Cat Stevens
45 The City Of New Orleans Arlo Guthrie
46 Garden Party Rick Nelson
47 I Can See Clearly Now Johnny Nash
48 Burning Love Elvis Presley
49 Clean Up Woman Betty Wright
50 Hold Your Head Up Argent
51 Jungle Fever Chakachas
52 Everything I Own Bread
53 In The Rain Dramatics
54 Look What You Done For Me Al Green
55 The Happiest Girl In The Whole U.S.A. Donna Fargo
56 Bang A Gong (Get It On) T. Rex
57 Mother And Child Reunion Paul Simon
58 Where Is The Love Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway
59 I'm Still In Love With You Al Green
60 Layla Derek and The Dominos
61 Day Dreaming Aretha Franklin
62 The Way Of Love Cher
63 Black And White Three Dog Night
64 Sylvia's Mother Dr. Hook and The Medicine Show
65 Hurting Each Other Carpenters
66 Coconut Nilsson
68 Puppy Love Donny Osmond
69 You Don't Mess Around With Jim Jim Croce
70 Hot Rod Lincoln Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen
71 A Cowboy's Work Is Never Done Sonny and Cher
72 Joy Apollo 100
73 Anticipation Carly Simon
74 Never Been To Spain Three Dog Night
75 Kiss An Angel Good Morning Charlie Pride
76 School's Out Alice Cooper
77 Saturday In The Park Chicago
78 Drowning In The Sea Of Love Joe Simon
79 Use Me Bill Withers
80 Family Affair Sly and The Family Stone
81 Troglodyte Jimmy Castor Bunch
82 The Witch Queen Of New Orleans Redbone
83 Freddie's Dead Curtis Mayfield
84 Power Of Love Joe Simon
85 Ain't Understanding Mellow Jerry Butler and Brenda Lee Eager
86 Taxi Harry Chapin
87 Don't Say You Don't Rememeer Beverly Bremers
87 Sealed With A Kiss Bobby Vinton
88 I Saw The Light Todd Rundgren
89 Motorcycle Mama Sailcat
90 Day By Day Godspell Soundtrack
91 Roundabout Yes
92 Doctor My Eyes Jackson Browne
93 I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing New Seekers
94 Vincent / Castles In The Air Don Mclean
95 Baby Let Me Take You (In My Arms) Detroit Emeralds
96 Speak To The Sky Rick Springfield
97 I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing Hillside Singers
98 Walking In The Rain With The One I Love Love Unlimited
99 Good Foot, Pt. 1 James Brown
100 Pop That Thang Isley Bros.
Top 100 Hits of 1973
Rank Song Artist
1 Tie A Yellow Ribbon 'Round The Ole Oak Tree Tony Orlando and Dawn
2 Bad Bad Leroy Brown Jim Croce
3 Killing Me Softly With His Song Roberta Flack
4 Let's Get It On Marvin Gaye
5 My Love Paul McCartney and Wings
6 Why Me Kris Kristofferson
7 Crocodile Rock Elton John
8 Will It Go Round In Circles Billy Preston
9 You're So Vain Carly Simon
10 Touch Me In The Morning Diana Ross
11 The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia Vicki Lawrence
12 Playground In My Mind Clint Holmes
13 Brother Louie Stories
14 Delta Dawn Helen Reddy
15 Me And Mrs. Jones Billy Paul
16 Frankenstein Edgar Winter Group
17 Drift Away Dobie Gray
18 Little Willy Sweet
19 You Are The Sunshine Of My Life Stevie Wonder
20 Half Breed Cher
21 That Lady Isley Bros.
22 Pillow Talk Sylvia
23 We're An American Band Grand Funk Railroad
24 Right Place, Wrong Time Dr. John
25 Wildflower Skylark
26 Superstition Stevie Wonder
27 Loves Me Like A Rock Paul Simon
28 The Morning After Maureen McGovern
29 Rocky Mountain High John Denver
30 Stuck In The Middle With You Stealers Wheel
31 Shambala Three Dog Night
32 Love Train O'Jays
33 I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Barry White
34 Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose Tony Orlando and Dawn
35 Keep On Truckin' (Pt. 1) Eddie Kendricks
36 Dancing In The Moonlight King Harvest
37 Danny's Song Anne Murray
38 Monster Mash Bobby "Boris" Pickett and The Crypt Kickers
39 Natural High Bloodstone
40 Diamond Girl Seals and Crofts
41 Long Train Running Doobie Brothers
42 Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth) George Harrison
43 If You Want Me To Stay Sly and The Family Stone
44 Daddy's Home Jermaine Jackson
45 Neither One Of Us (Wants To Be The First To Say Goodbye) Gladys Knight and The Pips
46 I'm Doing Fine Now New York City
47 Could It Be I'm Falling In Love Spinners
48 Daniel Elton John
49 Midnight Train To Georgia Gladys Knight and The Pips
50 Smoke On The Water Deep Purple
51 The Cover Of Rolling Stone Dr. Hook and The Medicine Show
52 Behind Closed Doors Charlie Rich
53 Your Mama Don't Dance Loggins and Messina
54 Feelin' Stronger Every Day Chicago
55 The Cisco Kid War
56 Live And Let Die Wings
57 Oh, Babe, What Would You Say? Hurricane Smith
58 I Believe In You Johnnie Taylor
59 Sing Carpenters
60 Ain't No Woman (Like The One I Got) Four Tops
61 Dueling Banjos Eric Weissberg and Steve Mandel
62 Higher Ground Stevie Wonder
63 Here I Am (Come And Take Me) Al Green
64 My Maria B.W. Stevenson
65 Superfly Curtis Mayfield
66 Get Down Gilbert O'Sullivan
67 Last Song Edward Bear
68 Reelin' In The Years Steely Dan
69 Hocus Pocus Focus
70 Yesterday Once More Carpenters
71 Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Bette Midler
72 Clair Gilbert O'Sullivan
73 Do It Again Steely Dan
74 Kodachrome Paul Simon
75 Why Can't We Live Together Timmy Thomas
76 So Very Hard To Go Tower Of Power
77 Do You Want To Dance? Bette Midler
78 Rockin' Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu Johnny Rivers
79 Ramblin' Man Allman Brothers
80 Masterpiece Temptations
81 Peaceful Helen Reddy
82 One Of A Kind (Love Affair) Spinners
83 Funny Face Donna Fargo
84 Funky Worm Ohio Players
85 Angie Rolling Stones
86 Jambalaya (On The Bayou) Blue Ridge Rangers
87 Don't Expect Me To Be Your Friend Lobo
88 Break Up To Make Up Stylistics
89 Daisy A Day Jud Strunk
90 Also Sprach Zarathustra (2001) Deodato
91 Stir It Up Johnny Nash
92 Money Pink Floyd
93 Gypsy Man War
94 The World Is A Ghetto War
95 Yes We Can Can Pointer Sisters
96 Free Ride Edgar Winter Group
97 Space Oddity David Bowie
98 It Never Rains In Southern California Albert Hammond
99 The Twelfth Of Never Donny Osmond
100 Papa Was A Rolling Stone Temptations

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 New Jersey
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 North Carolina 26 
 South Carolina 12 
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