What Happened on January 30, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1968 NFL Draft: Ron Yary from USC first pick by Minnesota Vikings
  • Bobby Goldsboro records his biggest hit, "Honey"
  • Vietcong launches Tet offensive on US embassy in Saigon

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Nardella, hockey defenseman (Team Italy 1998)
  • Felipe de Borbon, Prince of Asturias, heir to Spanish throne
  • Trevor Dunn, American musician (Mr. Bungle, Fantômas, Secret Chiefs 3)

Famous Deaths

  • Tsugouharu T Foujita, Japanese/French painter, dies at 81