January 21, 1968 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • The Battle of Khe Sanh - one of the most publicized and controversial battles of the Vietnam War - begins at the Khe Sanh Air Base
  • US B-52 bomber with nuclear bomb on board crashes in Greenland

Birthdays in History

  • Ulrica Messing, Swedish politician

Deaths in History

  • Will Lang Jr., American magazine executive (b. 1914)