Historical Events In 1968
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Feb 15 Little Walter, rocker, dies at 37 in the year 1968.
Feb 16 Beatles George Harrison & John Lennon & wives fly to India for transcendental meditation study with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1968 country's first 911 phone system went into service in Haleyville AL
Feb 16 In the year 1968 elvis Presley receives gold record for "How Great Thou Art"
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 on this day in history.
Feb 18 10,000 demonstrators against US in Vietnam War in West-Berlin in the year 1968.
Feb 18 In the year 1968 10th Winter Olympics games close at Grenoble, France
Feb 18 On this day in history david Gilmour joins rock group Pink Floyd
Feb 18 Sigurd Erixon, etnologist (Atlas "ver Svensk Folkkultur), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1968 ralph Dunn, actor (Mr Rudge-Norby), dies at 65
Feb 20 On this day in history anthony Asquith, dies
Feb 20 In the year 1968 john Cleese (Monty Python) marries Connie Booth
Feb 20 In the year 1968 state troopers used tear gas to stop demonstration at Alcorn A &M
Feb 21 In the year 1968 150,000 demonstrate against leftist students in West-Berlin
Feb 21 Anthony Asquith, British director (Court Martial), dies at 65 in the year 1968.
Feb 21 On this day in history 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 Rock group Genesis release their first record "The Silent Sun" in the year 1968.
Feb 23 Fannie Hurst, US author (Anatomy of Me), dies at 78 on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1968 discovery of the first pulsar in space
Feb 24 Gary Unger begins NHL consecutive game record of 914 games on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history uS troops reconquer Hue Vietnam
Feb 25 430 Unification Church couples wed in Korea in the year 1968.
Feb 25 Camille Huysmans, Belgian premier (1946-47), dies at 96 in the year 1968.
Feb 25 Makarios re-elected President of Cyprus in the year 1968.
Feb 26 Clandestine Radio Voice of Iraqi People (Communist) final transmission in the year 1968.
Feb 26 Eric Feldary, actor (16 Fathoms Deep), dies of burns at 55 in the year 1968.
Feb 27 In the year 1968 johannes Tralow, writer, dies at 85
Feb 28 On this day in history 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) in the year 1968.