Sonia Johnson (Excommunicated)

On this date in 1979, Equal Rights Amendment supporter Sonia Johnson was excommunicated by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) for supporting women's equality and exposing the role of the Mormon Church in lobbying against the defeated constitutional amendment.

Compiled by Annie Laurie Gaylor

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