Historical Events on February 5, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • A fishing trawler from Hull sinks off the coast of Iceland
  • KDTV TV channel 39 in Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (IND) begins broadcasting
  • Skater Kees Verkerk wins olympic gold in the 1500m
  • Vietnam War: Battle of Khe Sanh begins.