What Happened on January 20, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Houston Cougars defeat the UCLA Bruins 71-69 to win basketball's Game of the Century and end UCLA's 47 game winning streak
  • US female Figure Skating championship won by Peggy Fleming
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by Tim Wood

Famous Birthdays

  • Junior Murray, cricketer (WI keeper, no relation to Derryck or David)
  • Nick Anderson, NBA guard/forward (Orlando Magic)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Sharon Tate (24) weds actor/director Roman Polanski (34) in Chelsea, London

Actress and Murder Victim Sharon Tate
Actress and Murder Victim
Sharon Tate