Historical Events In 1968
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Jul 01 Dick Young, cricketer (England wicketkeeper v Aust 1907-08), dies on this day in history.
Jul 01 John Lennon's first full art exhibition (You are Here) in the year 1968.
Jul 01 In the year 1968 uS, Britain, USSR & 58 nations sign Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty
Jul 02 In the year 1968 francis Brennan, US cardinal of Philadelphia, dies at 74
Jul 05 John Lennon sells his psychedelic painted Rolls-Royce on this day in history.
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 On this day in history leo Sowerby, composer (Pulitzer Prize), dies at 73
Jul 07 On this day in history rock group "The Yardbirds" disband
Jul 09 39.83 cm (15.68") of rainfall, Columbus, Miss (state 24-hour record) on this day in history.
Jul 09 Allyn Edwards host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53 in the year 1968.
Jul 09 Allyn Edwards, host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jul 09 John Indrisano actor (OK Crackerby), dies at 62 in the year 1968.
Jul 13 On this day in history 97th British Golf Open: Gary Player shoots 289 at Carnoustie Scotland
Jul 14 On this day in history brave Hank Aaron hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Mike McCormick
Jul 14 Konstatin G Paustovski, Russian sailor/author, dies at 76 in the year 1968.
Jul 14 Westbrook Van Voorhis announcer (March of Time), dies at 64 in the year 1968.
Jul 15 "One Life to Live" premieres on TV on this day in history.
Jul 15 Lura Anson, dies in Woodland at 76 on this day in history.
Jul 17 Beatle's animated film "Yellow Submarine" premiers in London in the year 1968.
Jul 17 In the year 1968 revolt in Iraq
Jul 18 On this day in history c Torres discovers asteroid #2654 Ristenpart
Jul 18 Intel incorporates on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1968 50th PGA Championship: Julius Boros shoots a 281 at Pecan Valley TX
Jul 21 Ruth St Denis, US choreography, dies at about 90 on this day in history.
Jul 22 In the year 1968 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 In the year 1968 don Lillis, NFL president (NY Jets)
Jul 23 In the year 1968 fred Blasie wins 5th wrestling world championship belt
Jul 23 In the year 1968 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