On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • The Beatles close Apple Boutique in London, giving clothes away for free

Famous Birthdays

  • Andre Ware, American College Football Hall of Fame, NFL, CFL quarterback (Heisman Trophy 1989, Houston), born in Galveston, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Gertrude Short, actress (Stella Dallas, Blonde Venus), dies at 66