Historical Events In 1968
Thursday, 30 June 2022
Feb 15 In the year 1968 little Walter, rocker, dies at 37
Feb 16 On this day in history beatles George Harrison & John Lennon & wives fly to India for transcendental meditation study with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Feb 16 In the year 1968 country's first 911 phone system went into service in Haleyville AL
Feb 16 Elvis Presley receives gold record for "How Great Thou Art" on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history healey Willan, composer, dies at 87
Feb 17 Donald Wolfit, actor (Lawrence of Arabia), dies of heart ailment at 65 in the year 1968.
Feb 18 In the year 1968 10,000 demonstrators against US in Vietnam War in West-Berlin
Feb 18 10th Winter Olympics games close at Grenoble, France in the year 1968.
Feb 18 David Gilmour joins rock group Pink Floyd on this day in history.
Feb 18 Sigurd Erixon, etnologist (Atlas "ver Svensk Folkkultur), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 19 Ralph Dunn, actor (Mr Rudge-Norby), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 20 Anthony Asquith, dies in the year 1968.
Feb 20 On this day in history john Cleese (Monty Python) marries Connie Booth
Feb 20 On this day in history state troopers used tear gas to stop demonstration at Alcorn A &M
Feb 21 150,000 demonstrate against leftist students in West-Berlin on this day in history.
Feb 21 On this day in history anthony Asquith, British director (Court Martial), dies at 65
Feb 21 In the year 1968 baseball announces a minimum annual salary of $10,000
Feb 22 In the year 1968 omer CFL Tulippe, Belgian geographer, dies at 71
Feb 22 In the year 1968 rock group Genesis release their first record "The Silent Sun"
Feb 23 In the year 1968 fannie Hurst, US author (Anatomy of Me), dies at 78
Feb 23 Wilt Chamberlain becomes first NBAer to score 25,000 points in the year 1968.
Feb 24 A pulsar discovered (CP 1919 by Jocelyn Burnell at Cambridge) in the year 1968.
Feb 24 On this day in history discovery of the first pulsar in space
Feb 24 Gary Unger begins NHL consecutive game record of 914 games in the year 1968.
Feb 24 US troops reconquer Hue Vietnam in the year 1968.
Feb 25 430 Unification Church couples wed in Korea in the year 1968.
Feb 25 Camille Huysmans, Belgian premier (1946-47), dies at 96 on this day in history.
Feb 25 On this day in history makarios re-elected President of Cyprus
Feb 26 On this day in history clandestine Radio Voice of Iraqi People (Communist) final transmission
Feb 26 On this day in history eric Feldary, actor (16 Fathoms Deep), dies of burns at 55
Feb 27 Johannes Tralow, writer, dies at 85 in the year 1968.
Feb 28 In the year 1968 doretta Morrow, actress (Because You're Mine), dies at 41
Feb 28 Pirate Radio Hauraki, off New Zealand, returns to the air on this day in history.
Feb 29 1st pulsar announced (CP 1919 by Jocelyn Burnell at Cambridge) on this day in history.