What Happened on March 3, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Here's Where I Belong" opens/closes at Billy Rose Theater NYC
  • Greek, Portuguese & Spanish embassies bombed in the Hague

Hall of fameHall of Fame

In a blockbuster trade, the Toronto Maple Leafs send hall of fame forward Frank Mahovlich to the rival Detroit Red Wings

NHL Legend Frank Mahovlich
NHL Legend
Frank Mahovlich

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jean Beliveau (Mont) becomes 2nd NHLer to score 1,000 pts

NHL Legend Jean Beliveau
NHL Legend
Jean Beliveau

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Leetch, Corpus Christi TX, NHL defenseman (Team USA, NY Rangers)
  • Diann Roffe-Steinrotter, alpine skier (Oly-gold/silver-92), born in Warsaw, New York
  • Scott Radinsky, Simi Valley CA, pitcher (LA Dodgers)