July 7, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 1st women FBI members sworn in (Susan Lynn Roley & Joanne E Pierce)
  • 7 people are killed in separate incidents across Northern Ireland
  • Dutch Minister of Agt decides to ignore soft drug usage
  • Secret Talks Between IRA and British Government: Gerry Adams is part of a delegation to London for talks with the British Government

Deaths in History

  • Athenagoras, 268th patriarch of Constantinople, dies
  • King Talal of Jordan (b. 1909)