What Happened on March 20, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

LBJ signs a bill removing gold backing from US paper money

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Military intervene in South-Yemen (leftist ministers resign)

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Viscaal, Dutch soccer star (PSV/AA Gent)
  • Jurgen Rumrich, Miesbach GER, hockey forward (Team Germany 1998)
  • Sheree Megan Higgins, Matamata NZ, golfer (1991 Bridgestone)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl T Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'Arc), dies