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Historical Events In 1968

Thursday, 03 December 2020

Mar 24   In the year 1968 howard Petrie, actor (Border River, Bounty Hunter), dies at 61  

Mar 24   In the year 1968 mickey Wright wins Port Malabar Golf Invitational  

Mar 25   Douglas Evans, actor (South Pacific Trail), dies in Hollywood on this day in history.  

Mar 25   In the year 1968 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site  

Mar 26   Operation Bold Dragon III began in Mekong Delta on this day in history.  

Mar 27   Japanese Trade & Cultural Center (Japan Center) dedicated in San Francisco on this day in history.  

Mar 27   Suharto succeeds Sukarno as President of Indonesia in the year 1968.  

Mar 27   Yuri Gagarin, 1st man to orbit Earth, & Seryogin, in plane crash at 34 in the year 1968.  

Mar 28   In the year 1968 actress Lucy Lawless was born this day.  

Mar 29   On this day in history in Ethiopia a 6.3 earthquake completely razed the town of Sardo, killing 24 persons and injuring 165  

Mar 29   On this day in history students seize building at Bowie State College  

Mar 30   General Ludvik Svoboda elected President of Czechoslovakia in the year 1968.  

Mar 31   President Lyndon B. Johnson announces that he will not seek reelection to the presidency on this day in history.  

Apr 01   Lev D Landau, Russian physicist (Nobel 1962), dies at 59 on this day in history.  

Apr 02   Beatles form Python Music Ltd on this day in history.  

Apr 02   Chad creates Union of Central African States in the year 1968.  

Apr 03   In the year 1968 n Vietnam agrees to meet US reps to set up preliminary peace talks  

Apr 03   On this day in history north Vietnam agrees to meet US representatives to set up preliminary peace talks  

Apr 04   "Education of Hyman Kaplan" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 28 performances on this day in history.  

Apr 04   "Education of Hyman Kaplan" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 28 perfs in the year 1968.  

Apr 04   Apollo 6 launched atop Saturn V; unmanned in the year 1968.  

Apr 04   On this day in history civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee.  

Apr 04   Martin Luther King Jr, assassinated at the Lorraine Hotel in Memphis Tennessee at 39 on this day in history.  

Apr 04   Rev Martin Luther King Jr assassinated in Memphis on this day in history.  

Apr 05   Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego opens on this day in history.  

Apr 05   On this day in history lois Andrews, dies of lung cancer at 44  

Apr 05   On this day in history uS marine base Khe San Vietnam, appalled  

Apr 06   94.5% of East German voters approve new socialist constitution in the year 1968.  

Apr 06   Bobby Hutton, US Black Panther leader, shot to death on this day in history.  

Apr 06   Gunpowder stocks at a sporting-goods store explode, killing 43 (Va) on this day in history.  

Apr 06   HemisFair 1968 opens in San Antonio, Texas on this day in history.  

Apr 06   On this day in history uSS New Jersey recommissioned for shore bombardment duty in Vietnam  

Apr 07   Jim Clark of Scotland, former world driving champ, dies in race car in the year 1968.  

Apr 07   Jim Clark, of Scotland, world driving champ, dies at 32 in race car in the year 1968.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1968

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of cuba Gooding Jr, actor (Boyz N the Hood, Glaadiator, Few Good Men)  

Jan 02   Scott Mitchell, NFL quarterback (Detroit Lions) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Anky van Grunsven, Dutch dressage champion was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Evan Parke, Jamaican actor was born on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history birth of shannon Sturges, actress (Savannah)  

Jan 03   Thomas Rayam, CFL offensive linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1968

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Sanoesi Pane, Indonesian writer, dies in the year 1968.  

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

Jan 05   On this day in history jean Murat, actor (On the Riviera), dies at 79  

Jan 06   In the year 1968 kurt Baschwitz, Germ/Dutch sociologist/journalist (Heksen), dies at 81  

Jan 07   Prof James Smith, South African ichthyologist (b. 1897) died on this day in history.  

Jan 09   Kokichi Tsuburaya, Japanese marathoner (Oly-bronze-1964), commits suicide died in the year 1968.  

Jan 10   Basil Sydney, actor (Hamlet, Simba), dies of pleurisy at 73 in the year 1968.  

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

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