On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1968

Historical Events

  • The BBC broadcasts the news for the first time in color on television

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Kent, American MLB infielder (NY Mets), born in Bellflower, California
  • Ricky Proehl, American NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawks, Chicago Bears), born in New York City
1968 Highlights

About March 7, 1968

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces