On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1968

Historical Events

  • 2-tiered gold price negotiated in Washington, D.C. by US & 6 European nations

Television Debut

Bee Gees make their US TV debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show" performing "To Love Somebody" and "Words"

Famous Birthdays

  • Judy Mosley McAfee, WNBA forward (Sacramento Monarchs)
1968 Highlights

About March 17, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces