Historical Events on January 22nd, 1972

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Emergency" with Robert Fuller premieres on NBC TV
  • 22nd NBA All-Star Game: West beats East 112-110 at LA
  • An anti-internment march is held at Magilligan strand, County Derry; as the march nears the internment camp it is stopped by members of the Green Jackets and the Parachute Regiment of the British Army, who used barbed wire to close off the beach