Sunday March 17, 1968, St. Patrick's Day
US date format: 3/17/1968, UK date format: 17/3/1968
It was Sunday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 17, 1968). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Maxence Fermine and Judy Mosley.
In that special week of March people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
The Bride Wore Black, directed by François Truffaut, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968
while Gipsy Moth Circles The World by Francis Chichester was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Unloved.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hamurabi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of March 17, 1968?
- Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
- Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
- St. Agricola
- St. Joseph of Arimathea
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- Two-tiered gold price negotiated in Washington DC by US and six European nations.
- Kathie Whitworth wins LPGA Saint Petersburg Orange Blossom Golf Open.
- A demonstration in London's Grosvenor Square against U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War leads to violence 91 people are injured, 200 demonstrators arrested.
Which were the top hits in that special week of March 17, 1968?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next March 17If March 17, 1968 is your birthday you're 52 years, 8 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 17 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on March 17, 1968?
On March 17, 1968 the day of the week was Sunday.
What zodiac sign is March 17, 1968?
On March 17, 1968 the zodiac sign was Pisces.
Who was the US President on March 17, 1968?
On March 17, 1968 the US President was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 17, 1968?
On March 17, 1968 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on March 17, 1968?
On March 17, 1968 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on March 17, 1968?
On March 17, 1968 several famous people were born including, Maxence Fermine, Judy Mosley, Mathew Patrick.
What was the number one song in March 17, 1968?
The number one song in the week of March 17, 1968 was (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay by Otis Redding in US and Cinderella Rockefella by Esther & Abi Ofarim in UK.
What were the top hits on March 17, 1968?
The top hits on March 17, 1968 were (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay by Otis Redding, (Theme From) Valley Of The Dolls by Dionne Warwick, Love Is Blue (L'Amour Est Bleu) by Paul Mauriat and His Orchestra in US and Cinderella Rockefella by Esther & Abi Ofarim, Legend Of Xanadu by Dave Dee Dozy Beaky Mick & Tich, Delilah by Tom Jones in UK.