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Historical Events In 1968

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Jul 01   Dick Young, cricketer (England wicketkeeper v Aust 1907-08), dies in the year 1968.  

Jul 01   On this day in history john Lennon's first full art exhibition (You are Here)  

Jul 01   US, Britain, USSR & 58 nations sign Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty on this day in history.  

Jul 02   Francis Brennan, US cardinal of Philadelphia, dies at 74 on this day in history.  

Jul 05   On this day in history john Lennon sells his psychedelic painted Rolls-Royce  

Jul 06   Marine Observation Squadron 2 (VMO-2) stationed at Da Nang, South Vietnam, received the first OV-1OA, Broncos, to arrive in South Vietnam in the year 1968.  

Jul 07   On this day in history leo Sowerby, composer (Pulitzer Prize), dies at 73  

Jul 07   Rock group "The Yardbirds" disband on this day in history.  

Jul 09   In the year 1968 39.83 cm (15.68") of rainfall, Columbus, Miss (state 24-hour record)  

Jul 09   In the year 1968 allyn Edwards host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53  

Jul 09   On this day in history allyn Edwards, host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53  

Jul 09   In the year 1968 john Indrisano actor (OK Crackerby), dies at 62  

Jul 13   97th British Golf Open: Gary Player shoots 289 at Carnoustie Scotland on this day in history.  

Jul 14   Brave Hank Aaron hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Mike McCormick on this day in history.  

Jul 14   In the year 1968 konstatin G Paustovski, Russian sailor/author, dies at 76  

Jul 14   Westbrook Van Voorhis announcer (March of Time), dies at 64 on this day in history.  

Jul 15   In the year 1968 "One Life to Live" premieres on TV  

Jul 15   In the year 1968 lura Anson, dies in Woodland at 76  

Jul 17   Beatle's animated film "Yellow Submarine" premiers in London on this day in history.  

Jul 17   Revolt in Iraq on this day in history.  

Jul 18   On this day in history c Torres discovers asteroid #2654 Ristenpart  

Jul 18   On this day in history intel incorporates  

Jul 20   Iron Butterfly's "In-a-gadda-da-vida" becomes the first heavy metal song to hit the charts, it comes in at #117 on this day in history.  

Jul 20   Jane Asher breaks her engagement with Paul McCartney on live TV on this day in history.  

Jul 20   On this day in history joseph Keilberth, German conductor (Bayreuther Festival), dies  

Jul 21   On this day in history 50th PGA Championship: Julius Boros shoots a 281 at Pecan Valley TX  

Jul 21   In the year 1968 ruth St Denis, US choreography, dies at about 90  

Jul 22   On this day in history giovanni Guareschi, Italian author: Don Camillo/Peppone, dies at 60  

Jul 22   Sir John Newsome recommends public schools should take 50% of their intake from the state school system on this day in history.  

Jul 23   Don Lillis, NFL president (NY Jets) in the year 1968.  

Jul 23   On this day in history fred Blasie wins 5th wrestling world championship belt  

Jul 23   On this day in history pLO's first hijacking of an El Al plane  

Jul 23   Race riot in Cleveland, 11 including 3 cops killed on this day in history.  

Jul 25   On this day in history h Wroblewski discovers asteroid #1993 Guacolda  

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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   Anky van Grunsven, Dutch dressage champion was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1968 birth of evan Parke, Jamaican actor  

Jan 03   In the year 1968 birth of kent Carlsson, Sweden, tennis star  

Jan 03   In the year 1968 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   Thomas Rayam, CFL offensive linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos) was born in the year 1968.  

Famous Deaths In 1968

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Sanoesi Pane, Indonesian writer, dies on this day in history.  

Jan 04   On this day in history joseph Pholien, Belgian PM (1950-52) communist fighter, dies at 83  

Jan 05   In the year 1968 jean Murat, actor (On the Riviera), dies at 79  

Jan 06   Kurt Baschwitz, Germ/Dutch sociologist/journalist (Heksen), dies at 81 in the year 1968.  

Jan 07   Prof James Smith, South African ichthyologist (b. 1897) died in the year 1968.  

Jan 09   On this day in history death of kokichi Tsuburaya, Japanese marathoner (Oly-bronze-1964), commits suicide  

Jan 10   Basil Sydney, actor (Hamlet, Simba), dies of pleurisy at 73 in the year 1968.  

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

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