Category: 1972


Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks to reporters at the Operation PUSH Soul Picnic at the 142nd Street Armory in New York on March 26, 1972. 

Left to right are: Betty Shabazz, widow of Malcolm X; Jackson; Tom Todd, vice president of PUSH; Aretha Franklin; Miriam Makeba and Louis Stokes, rear right. PUSH stands for People United to Save Humanity.  

Albums Released In 1972


Ann-Margret photographed at home by David Sutton, 1972.

Kate Bush photographed by Gered Mankowitz,

February 1979.


Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge backstage at the Troubadour nightclub in 

West Hollywood

on March 29, 1972.

Photos by Earl Leaf


Barbra Streisand and Ryan O’Neal in What’s Up, Doc? (1972)  


Tina Turner celebrating her 33rd birthday with husband Ike Turner in Copenhagen, November 1972.

Aretha Franklin photographed by Barry Feinstein in Los Angeles, 1972.

B.B. King photographed by John D. Shearer for LIFE magazine, 1972.


Liza Minnelli and Sammy Davis Jr. photographed by Milton H. Greene, 1976.