Eurovision By Year
1972 OverviewHOST 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?
ARTIST Vicky Leandros
SONG Après toi
1972 FactsThe 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