Birch Evans Bayh Jr. is an American politician and former U.S. Senator from Indiana, serving from 1963 to 1981. He is the only non–Founding Father to author two amendments, XXV and XXVI, to the United States Constitution and was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for president in 1976.
Former U.S. Senator Birch Bayh, who authored a landmark 1972 law mandating equal opportunities for women in education and sports and wrote constitutional amendments on lowering the voting age and.. Reuters - Published
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Birch Bayh, who championed the federal law banning discrimination against women in college admissions and sports, died at his home Thursday at age 91. Bayh was.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •CBS News