On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1968

Historical Events

  • KLVX TV channel 10 in Las Vegas, NV (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Members of the Derry Housing Action Committee (DHAC) disrupt a meeting of Londonderry Corporation to protest at the lack of housing provision in the city, Northern Ireland
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Dixon Edwards, NFL linebacker (Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings)
  • Errol Martin, CFL linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos)
  • Peter Blackburn, Australia, badminton player (Olympics 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Douglas Evans, American actor (At War with the Army, South Pacific Trail), dies at 64
1968 Highlights

About March 25, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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