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Historical Events In 1968

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Nov 11   In the year 1968 maldives (in Indian Ocean) become a republic  

Nov 12   In the year 1968 kSEL (now KAMC) TV channel 28 in Lubbock, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting  

Nov 13   On this day in history bob Gibson edges Pete Rose to win NL MVP  

Nov 14   "National Turn in Your Draft Card Day" features draft card burning on this day in history.  

Nov 16   In the year 1968 greet Hofmans, faith healer of Dutch queen Juliana, dies at 74  

Nov 17   "Zorba" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 305 performances in the year 1968.  

Nov 17   On this day in history wilhelm Lehmann, writer, dies at 86  

Nov 18   In the year 1968 walter Wanger, US producer (Cleopatria), dies at 74  

Nov 19   In the year 1968 army coup seizes power in Mali  

Nov 19   In the year 1968 mali military coup, president Modibo Keita flees  

Nov 20   Cathy Lewis, actress (Deidre-Hazel), dies of cancer at 50 in the year 1968.  

Nov 21   In the year 1968 cin trades shortstop Leo Cardenas to Twins for pitcher Jim Merritt  

Nov 21   In the year 1968 supremes &Temptations release "I'm Gonna Make You Love Me"  

Nov 21   Supremes andTemptations release "I'm Gonna Make You Love Me" in the year 1968.  

Nov 21   Yoko Ono suffers a miscarriage in the year 1968.  

Nov 22   Beatles release "The Beatles," (White Album)in UK, their only double album in the year 1968.  

Nov 24   Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Louise Suggs Golf Invitational on this day in history.  

Nov 25   In the year 1968 marcel Labey, composer, dies at 93  

Nov 26   Arnold Zweig, German antifascist/author (Junge frau 1914), dies at 81 in the year 1968.  

Nov 27   Gino Roncaglia, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.  

Nov 28   In the year 1968 enid Mary Blyton, author (Before I Go To Sleep), dies at 70  

Nov 28   In the year 1968 john Lennon is fined 150 for unauthorized drug possession  

Nov 29   John and Yoko release their first album "Two Virgins" in UK on this day in history.  

Nov 29   The Viet Cong High Command orders an all-out attempt to smash the Phoenix program. Hanoi Radio broadcasted a National Liberation Front directive calling for a new offensive to "utterly destroy" Allied forces in the year 1968.  

Nov 30   Diana Ross and The Supremes hit the #1 spot on the music charts with Love Child. The somewhat controversial tune (for the times) stayed at the top for two weeks on this day in history.  

Dec 01   Hugo Haas, actor/director (Bait, Pick Up), dies of asthma at 66 in the year 1968.  

Dec 01   On this day in history pirate Radio Modern (259) (England) begins transmitting  

Dec 02   Pres Nixon names Henry Kissinger security advisor on this day in history.  

Dec 05   Fred Clark, actor (Zotz, Auntie Mame), dies of liver ailment at 54 in the year 1968.  

Dec 05   In the year 1968 rolling Stones release "Beggar's Banquet" LP  

Dec 07   On this day in history m Dodd returns a library books his Great grandfather took out in 1923  

Dec 07   In the year 1968 orbiting Astronomical Observatory 2 launched into Earth orbit  

Dec 07   In the year 1968 richard Dodd returns a library book his great grandfather took out in 1823  

Dec 09   On this day in history doug Engelbart demonstrates first computer mouse at Stanford  

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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   Scott Mitchell, NFL quarterback (Detroit Lions) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   In the year 1968 birth of anky van Grunsven, Dutch dressage champion  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of evan Parke, Jamaican actor  

Jan 03   Kent Carlsson, Sweden, tennis star was born in the year 1968.  

Jan 03   Kerry Huffman, Peterborough, NHL defenseman (Phila Flyers, Ottawa) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 03   Shannon Sturges, actress (Savannah) was born on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1968 sanoesi Pane, Indonesian writer, dies  

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

Jan 05   Jean Murat, actor (On the Riviera), dies at 79 in the year 1968.  

Jan 06   Kurt Baschwitz, Germ/Dutch sociologist/journalist (Heksen), dies at 81 on this day in history.  

Jan 07   On this day in history death of prof James Smith, South African ichthyologist (b. 1897)  

Jan 09   Kokichi Tsuburaya, Japanese marathoner (Oly-bronze-1964), commits suicide died on this day in history.  

Jan 10   In the year 1968 basil Sydney, actor (Hamlet, Simba), dies of pleurisy at 73  

Jan 11   Isidor Isaac Rabi, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1898) died on this day in history.  

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