What Happened on March 18, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Congress repeals requirement for a gold reserve
  • WVER TV channel 28 in Rutland, VT (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • WVTA TV channel 41 in Windsor, VT (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Eudes, duc d'Angoul√™me, French prince
  • Joseph Ouellet, hockey forward (Team France 1998)
  • Pat Terrell, NFL strong safety (Carolina Panthers, Green Bay Packers)
  • Paul Marsden, British politician
  • Shinichiro Miki, Japanese seiyu (voice actor)

Famous Deaths

  • Manuel Gomez Carillo, composer, dies at 85