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What’s Your Vietnam War Draft Lottery Number?

The Vietnam War draft lottery ran from 1969 to 1972. If you were born on March 07, would your number have been called?

  • Vietnam War 1969 Lottery
  • Vietnam War 1970 Lottery
    Not CalledNot drafted
  • Vietnam War 1971 Lottery
    Not CalledNot drafted
  • Vietnam War 1972 Lottery

Read on to learn more about the Vietnam war draft lottery.

What happened today


U.S. General Winfield Scott occupies Vera Cruz, Mexico.

Famous birthdays


Anna Magnani, Italian actress.

more events on March 7

  • 1979

    Voyager 1 reaches Jupiter.

  • 1971

    A thousand U.S. planes bomb Cambodia and Laos.

  • 1968

    The Battle of Saigon, begun on the day of the Tet Offensive, ends.

  • 1951

    U.N. forces in Korea under General Matthew Ridgeway launch Operation Ripper, an offensive to straighten out the U.N. front lines against the Chinese.

  • 1942

    Japanese troops land on New Guinea.

  • 1936

    Hitler sends German troops into the Rhineland, violating the Locarno Pact.

  • 1935

    Malcolm Campbell sets an auto speed record of 276.8 mph in Florida.

  • 1933

    The film King Kong premieres in New York City.

  • The board game Monopoly is invented.

  • 1927

    A Texas law that bans Negroes from voting is ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.

  • 1925

    The Soviet Red Army occupies Outer Mongolia.

  • 1918

    Finland signs an alliance treaty with Germany.

  • 1912

    French aviator, Heri Seimet flies non-stop from London to Paris in three hours.

  • 1908

    Anna Magnani, Italian actress.

  • 1907

    Rolf Jacobsen, Norwegian poet.