Historical Events on March 22, 1972

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Selling of the President" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • 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.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar named NBA MVP

  • Nick Mileti purchases Cleveland Indians for $9 million
  • Yankees trade Danny Cater to the Red Sox for Sparky Lyle