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Historical Events In 1968

Friday, 30 September 2022

Jun 04   Dorothy Gish, [de Guiche], actress (Home Sweet Home), dies at 70 on this day in history.  

Jun 05   Senator Robert F. Kennedy was shot and mortally wounded by Sirhan Bishara Sirhan, who was immediately arrested. Kennedy had just claimed victory in California's Democratic presidential primary. 68 in the year 1968.  

Jun 05   Sirhan Sirhan shoots Bobby Kennedy, who dies the next day on this day in history.  

Jun 05   US Senator Robert Kennedy shot and killed in Los Angeles in the year 1968.  

Jun 06   On this day in history franklin C Fry, US minister (World Rad of Church), dies  

Jun 06   Senator Robert F. Kennedy succumbs to being shot by Sirhan Bishara Sirhan the day before in Los Angeles on this day in history.  

Jun 07   Dan Duryea, actor (Pride of the Yankees), dies of cancer at at 60 in the year 1968.  

Jun 07   Sirhan Sirhan indicted for Bobby Kennedy assassination on this day in history.  

Jun 08   Gary Puckett &The Union Gap release "Lady Will Power" in the year 1968.  

Jun 08   In the year 1968 james Earl Ray, suspected of assassinating Martin Luther King Jr., is captured at the London Airport.  

Jun 08   New colonial constitution for Bermuda adopted in the year 1968.  

Jun 08   Rolling Stones release "Jumpin' Jack Flash" on this day in history.  

Jun 10   On this day in history yury Sergeyevich Milyutin, composer, dies at 65  

Jun 12   Fidelio Friedrich Finke, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1968.  

Jun 14   On this day in history karl-Birger Blomdahl, Swedish opera composer (Aniara), dies at 51  

Jun 15   John Lennon & Yoko Ono plant an acorn at Conventry Cathedral in the year 1968.  

Jun 15   Samuel Earl "Wahoo Sam" Crawford, baseball pitcher, dies at 88 in the year 1968.  

Jun 18   Supreme Court bans racial discrimination in sale &rental of housing on this day in history.  

Jun 19   50,000 participate in Solidarity Day March of Poor People's Campaign on this day in history.  

Jun 20   Jim Hines becomes first person to run 100 meters in under 10 seconds in the year 1968.  

Jun 21   On this day in history ruth St Denis, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses), dies at 91  

Jun 21   In the year 1968 supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren resigns  

Jun 24   Canadian Sandra Post becomes first non-US &1st rookie LPGA winner in the year 1968.  

Jun 24   In the year 1968 deadline for redeeming silver certificate dollars for silver bullion  

Jun 24   Joe Frazier TKOs Manda Ramos for world heavyweight boxing title in the year 1968.  

Jun 24   On this day in history resurrection City closed  

Jun 25   On this day in history tony Hancock, actor/writer (Call Me Genius, Rebel), dies at 43  

Jun 26   Iwo Jima & Bonin Islands returned to Japan by US on this day in history.  

Jun 27   On this day in history ludvik Vaculik publishes "Manifest of 2000 words" in Prague  

Jun 27   On this day in history norman Norton, cricketer (dismissed Hobbs in only Test for S Af), dies  

Jun 28   On this day in history daniel Ellsberg indicted for leaking Pentagon Papers  

Jun 29   On this day in history kitty Kelly, actress (Ladies of Jury, Behind Office Doors), dies at 66  

Jun 30   In the year 1968 gaullists win victory in the French National Assembly elections  

Jun 30   John Gough, actor (Circus Kid, 2 for Tonight), dies at 73 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1968

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Cuba Gooding Jr, actor (Boyz N the Hood, Glaadiator, Few Good Men) was born in the year 1968.  

Jan 02   In the year 1968 birth of scott Mitchell, NFL quarterback (Detroit Lions)  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of anky van Grunsven, Dutch dressage champion  

Jan 02   Evan Parke, Jamaican actor was born in the year 1968.  

Jan 03   Kent Carlsson, Sweden, tennis star was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of kerry Huffman, Peterborough, NHL defenseman (Phila Flyers, Ottawa)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of shannon Sturges, actress (Savannah)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of thomas Rayam, CFL offensive linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos)  

Famous Deaths In 1968

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history sanoesi Pane, Indonesian writer, dies  

Jan 04   In the year 1968 joseph Pholien, Belgian PM (1950-52) communist fighter, dies at 83  

Jan 05   Jean Murat, actor (On the Riviera), dies at 79 on this day in history.  

Jan 06   In the year 1968 kurt Baschwitz, Germ/Dutch sociologist/journalist (Heksen), dies at 81  

Jan 07   Prof James Smith, South African ichthyologist (b. 1897) died on this day in history.  

Jan 09   In the year 1968 death of kokichi Tsuburaya, Japanese marathoner (Oly-bronze-1964), commits suicide  

Jan 10   On this day in history basil Sydney, actor (Hamlet, Simba), dies of pleurisy at 73  

Jan 11   Isidor Isaac Rabi, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1898) died in the year 1968.  

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