January 7, 1972 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Iberian Airlines 'plane crashes into 800ft peak on island of Ibiza, 104 die
  • Lewis F Powell Jr becomes a US Supreme Court Justice
  • William Hubbs Rehnquist sworn in as US Supreme Court Justice

Deaths in History

  • John Berryman, American poet (The Dream Songs), dies at 57