What Happened on January 19, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill calls for "a new endeavour by organisations in Northern Ireland to cross denominational barriers and advance the cause of better community relations"
  • WKBF TV channel 61 in Cleveland, Ohio (IND) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Marty Conlon, NBA forward (Milwaukee Bucks)
  • Whitfield Crane, rocker (Ugly Kid Joe-Mad Man, Too Bad)

Famous Deaths

  • Ray Harroun, American race car driver (b. 1879)