March 31, 1968 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Pirate Radio Station Pegaus (NZ) begins transmitting
  • Seattle's AL club is named Pilots

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Lyndon B. Johnson announces in an address to the nation that he will not seek re-election

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
  • US President Lyndon B. Johnson authorizes a troop surge in Vietnam, bringing the total number of US soldiers to a peak of 549,500