On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1968

Historical Events

  • Pirate Radio Hauraki, on a boat floating off coast of NZ, returns to the air

Famous Birthdays

  • J T Snow, American baseball 1st baseman (NY Yankees, California Angels)
  • Mike Milchin, pitcher (Minnesota Twins), born in Knoxville, Tennessee

Famous Deaths

  • Doretta Morrow, American actress (Because You're Mine), dies from cancer at 41
  • Juanita Hall, actress (Capt Billy), dies at 66
1968 Highlights

About February 28, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 5 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces