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Historical Events In 1968

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

May 02   Israeli television begins transmitting on this day in history.  

May 03   Holland Pirate Radio Station VRON becomes Radio Veronica International on this day in history.  

May 03   On this day in history leonid Leonidovich Sabaneyev, composer, dies at 86  

May 04   Dancer's Image disqualified due to drugs after winning 94th Kentucky Derby in the year 1968.  

May 05   Albert Dekker, dies of accidental suffocation at 62 in the year 1968.  

May 06   Battle between students & troops in Paris France, 1000 injured on this day in history.  

May 06   Spain closes border to Gibraltar except to Spaniards in the year 1968.  

May 07   Lurleen Burns, wife of George Wallace/gov of Alabama, dies at 41 in the year 1968.  

May 08   Pulitzer prize awarded to William Styron (Confessions of Nat Turner) in the year 1968.  

May 09   In the year 1968 finlay Currie, dies at 90  

May 10   On this day in history maurie Sievers, cricket medium-pacer (Austral v England 1936-37), dies  

May 10   In the year 1968 viet Nam peace talks begin in Paris, albeit on a preliminary level  

May 10   Vietnam peace talks began in Paris between the US & North Vietnam in the year 1968.  

May 11   Richard Harris releases "MacArthur Park" on this day in history.  

May 11   In the year 1968 stanley Cup Montréal Canadiens sweep St Louis Blues in 4 games  

May 11   In the year 1968 stanley Cup: Montréal Canadiens sweep St Louis Blues in 4 games  

May 11   Students & police battle in Paris, 100s injured on this day in history.  

May 12   In the year 1968 "March of Poor" under rev Abernathy reach Washington DC  

May 13   On this day in history 1,000,000 French demonstrate against De Gaulle & Pompidou  

May 14   Beatles announce formation of Apple Corp in the year 1968.  

May 14   Czechoslovakian Government announces liberalizing reforms under Alexander Dubcek on this day in history.  

May 14   On this day in history husband Edward Kimmel, commandant US Ocean fleet WW II, dies at 86  

May 14   In the year 1968 red Army Faction -leader Andreas Baader sentenced to 3 years in West Berlin  

May 15   On this day in history a tornado strikes Jonesboro AR at 10 PM, killing 36  

May 15   Paul McCartney & John Lennon appear on Johnny Carson Show to promote Apple records, Joe Garagiola is the substitute host on this day in history.  

May 16   In the year 1968 battle for Fire Support Base CORAL in Vietnam  

May 16   Earthquake kills 47 in Japan in the year 1968.  

May 16   On this day in history honshu, Japan a7.0 quake killed 47 people, 281 injured, and $131 million property damage was sustained.  

May 17   On this day in history european Space Research Organization launches first satellite  

May 17   In the year 1968 uS performs nuclear Test at Nevada Test Site  

May 19   20th Emmy Awards Get Smart, Mission Impossible &Barbara Bain in the year 1968.  

May 19   20th Emmy Awards: Get Smart, Mission Impossible &Barbara Bain on this day in history.  

May 19   Pirate Radio Brumble of Northern England first heard on this day in history.  

May 20   Albert Hartkopf, cricketer (one Test for Australia), dies on this day in history.  

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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 on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Scott Mitchell, NFL quarterback (Detroit Lions) was born in the year 1968.  

Jan 02   Anky van Grunsven, Dutch dressage champion was born in the year 1968.  

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 in the year 1968.  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of shannon Sturges, actress (Savannah)  

Jan 03   On this day in history birth of thomas Rayam, CFL offensive linebacker (Edmonton Eskimos)  

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

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

Jan 06   Kurt Baschwitz, Germ/Dutch sociologist/journalist (Heksen), dies at 81 in the year 1968.  

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 in the year 1968.  

Jan 10   Basil Sydney, actor (Hamlet, Simba), dies of pleurisy at 73 on this day in history.  

Jan 11   In the year 1968 death of isidor Isaac Rabi, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1898)  

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