Historical Events In 1968
Friday, 30 September 2022
Jul 01 On this day in history dick Young, cricketer (England wicketkeeper v Aust 1907-08), dies
Jul 01 In the year 1968 john Lennon's first full art exhibition (You are Here)
Jul 01 US, Britain, USSR & 58 nations sign Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty in the year 1968.
Jul 02 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1968 rock group "The Yardbirds" disband
Jul 09 On this day in history 39.83 cm (15.68") of rainfall, Columbus, Miss (state 24-hour record)
Jul 09 On this day in history allyn Edwards host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53
Jul 09 Allyn Edwards, host (One Minute Please, Mr Citizen), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Jul 09 John Indrisano actor (OK Crackerby), dies at 62 in the year 1968.
Jul 13 On this day in history 97th British Golf Open: Gary Player shoots 289 at Carnoustie Scotland
Jul 14 In the year 1968 brave Hank Aaron hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Mike McCormick
Jul 14 Konstatin G Paustovski, Russian sailor/author, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Jul 14 In the year 1968 westbrook Van Voorhis announcer (March of Time), dies at 64
Jul 15 "One Life to Live" premieres on TV in the year 1968.
Jul 15 On this day in history lura Anson, dies in Woodland at 76
Jul 17 Beatle's animated film "Yellow Submarine" premiers in London in the year 1968.
Jul 17 In the year 1968 revolt in Iraq
Jul 18 In the year 1968 c Torres discovers asteroid #2654 Ristenpart
Jul 18 In the year 1968 intel incorporates
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1968 sir John Newsome recommends public schools should take 50% of their intake from the state school system
Jul 23 Don Lillis, NFL president (NY Jets) in the year 1968.
Jul 23 Fred Blasie wins 5th wrestling world championship belt in the year 1968.
Jul 23 On this day in history pLO's first hijacking of an El Al plane
Jul 23 Race riot in Cleveland, 11 including 3 cops killed in the year 1968.
Jul 25 On this day in history h Wroblewski discovers asteroid #1993 Guacolda