Historical Events on February 18, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 10th Winter Olympic games close at Grenoble, France
  • Britain commences a trial of year-round daylight saving time (BST - British Standard Time, one hour ahead of GMT)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

David Gilmour joins rock group Pink Floyd

Rock Bassist and Vocalist Roger Waters
Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Roger Waters
Singer-songwriter and Producer David Gilmour
Singer-songwriter and Producer
David Gilmour
  • Thousands of people in West Berlin demonstrate against US involvement in the Vietnam War