March 22, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Congress approves Equal Rights Amendment (never ratified)
  • In Eisenstadt v. Baird the US Supreme Court rules unmarried people have same right to contraception as married people.

Birthdays in History

  • Elvis Stojko, Canadian figure-skater (Olympic silver 94, 98), born in Richmond Hill, Ontario
  • Pieter Christiaan, Prince of Netherlands