Historical Events on January 31st, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Bobby Simpson takes 5-59 v India in his last Test for ten years
  • Nauru (formerly Pleasant Island) declares independence from Australia
  • Record high barometric pressure (1083.8 mb, 32"), at Agata, USSR
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • Viet Cong Tet offensive begins