Historical Events In 1968
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Jul 01 Dick Young, cricketer (England wicketkeeper v Aust 1907-08), dies on this day in history.
Jul 01 John Lennon's first full art exhibition (You are Here) in the year 1968.
Jul 01 In the year 1968 uS, Britain, USSR & 58 nations sign Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty
Jul 02 In the year 1968 francis Brennan, US cardinal of Philadelphia, dies at 74
Jul 05 John Lennon sells his psychedelic painted Rolls-Royce in the year 1968.
Jul 06 Marine Observation Squadron 2 (VMO-2) stationed at Da Nang, South Vietnam, received the first OV-1OA, Broncos, to arrive in South Vietnam in the year 1968.
Jul 07 Leo Sowerby, composer (Pulitzer Prize), dies at 73 in the year 1968.
Jul 07 Rock group "The Yardbirds" disband in the year 1968.
Jul 09 On this day in history 39.83 cm (15.68") of rainfall, Columbus, Miss (state 24-hour record)
Jul 09 Allyn Edwards host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53 in the year 1968.
Jul 09 In the year 1968 allyn Edwards, host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53
Jul 09 John Indrisano actor (OK Crackerby), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jul 13 97th British Golf Open: Gary Player shoots 289 at Carnoustie Scotland on this day in history.
Jul 14 Brave Hank Aaron hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Mike McCormick in the year 1968.
Jul 14 Konstatin G Paustovski, Russian sailor/author, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history westbrook Van Voorhis announcer (March of Time), dies at 64
Jul 15 In the year 1968 "One Life to Live" premieres on TV
Jul 15 In the year 1968 lura Anson, dies in Woodland at 76
Jul 17 Beatle's animated film "Yellow Submarine" premiers in London in the year 1968.
Jul 17 Revolt in Iraq in the year 1968.
Jul 18 C Torres discovers asteroid #2654 Ristenpart on this day in history.
Jul 18 Intel incorporates on this day in history.
Jul 20 Iron Butterfly's "In-a-gadda-da-vida" becomes the first heavy metal song to hit the charts, it comes in at #117 on this day in history.
Jul 20 Jane Asher breaks her engagement with Paul McCartney on live TV in the year 1968.
Jul 20 Joseph Keilberth, German conductor (Bayreuther Festival), dies in the year 1968.
Jul 21 On this day in history 50th PGA Championship: Julius Boros shoots a 281 at Pecan Valley TX
Jul 21 Ruth St Denis, US choreography, dies at about 90 in the year 1968.
Jul 22 Giovanni Guareschi, Italian author: Don Camillo/Peppone, dies at 60 in the year 1968.
Jul 22 On this day in history sir John Newsome recommends public schools should take 50% of their intake from the state school system
Jul 23 In the year 1968 don Lillis, NFL president (NY Jets)
Jul 23 On this day in history fred Blasie wins 5th wrestling world championship belt
Jul 23 PLO's first hijacking of an El Al plane in the year 1968.
Jul 23 In the year 1968 race riot in Cleveland, 11 including 3 cops killed
Jul 25 H Wroblewski discovers asteroid #1993 Guacolda on this day in history.