Historical Events In 1968
Thursday, 21 January 2021
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 In the year 1968 john Lennon sells his psychedelic painted Rolls-Royce
Jul 06 On this day in history marine Observation Squadron 2 (VMO-2) stationed at Da Nang, South Vietnam, received the first OV-1OA, Broncos, to arrive in South Vietnam
Jul 07 In the year 1968 leo Sowerby, composer (Pulitzer Prize), dies at 73
Jul 07 In the year 1968 rock group "The Yardbirds" disband
Jul 09 On this day in history 39.83 cm (15.68") of rainfall, Columbus, Miss (state 24-hour record)
Jul 09 Allyn Edwards host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53 in the year 1968.
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 On this day in history brave Hank Aaron hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Mike McCormick
Jul 14 On this day in history konstatin G Paustovski, Russian sailor/author, dies at 76
Jul 14 In the year 1968 westbrook Van Voorhis announcer (March of Time), dies at 64
Jul 15 In the year 1968 "One Life to Live" premieres on TV
Jul 15 On this day in history lura Anson, dies in Woodland at 76
Jul 17 In the year 1968 beatle's animated film "Yellow Submarine" premiers in London
Jul 17 Revolt in Iraq in the year 1968.
Jul 18 C Torres discovers asteroid #2654 Ristenpart on this day in history.
Jul 18 Intel incorporates in the year 1968.
Jul 20 In the year 1968 iron Butterfly's "In-a-gadda-da-vida" becomes the first heavy metal song to hit the charts, it comes in at #117
Jul 20 In the year 1968 jane Asher breaks her engagement with Paul McCartney on live TV
Jul 20 Joseph Keilberth, German conductor (Bayreuther Festival), dies on this day in history.
Jul 21 50th PGA Championship: Julius Boros shoots a 281 at Pecan Valley TX in the year 1968.
Jul 21 Ruth St Denis, US choreography, dies at about 90 in the year 1968.
Jul 22 Giovanni Guareschi, Italian author: Don Camillo/Peppone, dies at 60 in the year 1968.
Jul 22 On this day in history sir John Newsome recommends public schools should take 50% of their intake from the state school system
Jul 23 Don Lillis, NFL president (NY Jets) on this day in history.
Jul 23 Fred Blasie wins 5th wrestling world championship belt in the year 1968.
Jul 23 In the year 1968 pLO's first hijacking of an El Al plane
Jul 23 On this day in history race riot in Cleveland, 11 including 3 cops killed
Jul 25 In the year 1968 h Wroblewski discovers asteroid #1993 Guacolda