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1972 Overview

HOST COUNTRY: United Kingdom HOST CITY: Edinburgh HOST VENUE: Usher Hall HOST BROADCASTER: BBC HOST PRESENTERS: Moira Shearer INTERVAL ACTS: Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle
GRAND FINAL: 25th March
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS: 18

Who Won in 1972?


1972 Facts

The contest was held in Scotland for the first and only time to date, because Monaco were unable to find a suitable venue and other elements required to host the contest.

This contest is the only time that the Irish song has been sung in Irish