Historical Events In 1968
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Feb 15 In the year 1968 little Walter, rocker, dies at 37
Feb 16 Beatles George Harrison & John Lennon & wives fly to India for transcendental meditation study with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi in the year 1968.
Feb 16 Country's first 911 phone system went into service in Haleyville AL in the year 1968.
Feb 16 In the year 1968 elvis Presley receives gold record for "How Great Thou Art"
Feb 16 Healey Willan, composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Feb 17 On this day in history donald Wolfit, actor (Lawrence of Arabia), dies of heart ailment at 65
Feb 18 In the year 1968 10,000 demonstrators against US in Vietnam War in West-Berlin
Feb 18 10th Winter Olympics games close at Grenoble, France on this day in history.
Feb 18 David Gilmour joins rock group Pink Floyd in the year 1968.
Feb 18 In the year 1968 sigurd Erixon, etnologist (Atlas "ver Svensk Folkkultur), dies at 79
Feb 19 In the year 1968 ralph Dunn, actor (Mr Rudge-Norby), dies at 65
Feb 20 Anthony Asquith, dies in the year 1968.
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 21 150,000 demonstrate against leftist students in West-Berlin on this day in history.
Feb 21 Anthony Asquith, British director (Court Martial), dies at 65 in the year 1968.
Feb 21 In the year 1968 baseball announces a minimum annual salary of $10,000
Feb 22 Omer CFL Tulippe, Belgian geographer, dies at 71 in the year 1968.
Feb 22 In the year 1968 rock group Genesis release their first record "The Silent Sun"
Feb 23 Fannie Hurst, US author (Anatomy of Me), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Feb 23 In the year 1968 wilt Chamberlain becomes first NBAer to score 25,000 points
Feb 24 A pulsar discovered (CP 1919 by Jocelyn Burnell at Cambridge) on this day in history.
Feb 24 Discovery of the first pulsar in space on this day in history.
Feb 24 Gary Unger begins NHL consecutive game record of 914 games in the year 1968.
Feb 24 US troops reconquer Hue Vietnam in the year 1968.
Feb 25 On this day in history 430 Unification Church couples wed in Korea
Feb 25 Camille Huysmans, Belgian premier (1946-47), dies at 96 in the year 1968.
Feb 25 In the year 1968 makarios re-elected President of Cyprus
Feb 26 Clandestine Radio Voice of Iraqi People (Communist) final transmission on this day in history.
Feb 26 Eric Feldary, actor (16 Fathoms Deep), dies of burns at 55 in the year 1968.
Feb 27 Johannes Tralow, writer, dies at 85 in the year 1968.
Feb 28 In the year 1968 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 In the year 1968 1st pulsar announced (CP 1919 by Jocelyn Burnell at Cambridge)