Historical Events In 1968
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Feb 15 Little Walter, rocker, dies at 37 in the year 1968.
Feb 16 On this day in history beatles George Harrison & John Lennon & wives fly to India for transcendental meditation study with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Feb 16 Country's first 911 phone system went into service in Haleyville AL on this day in history.
Feb 16 Elvis Presley receives gold record for "How Great Thou Art" in the year 1968.
Feb 16 On this day in history healey Willan, composer, dies at 87
Feb 17 Donald Wolfit, actor (Lawrence of Arabia), dies of heart ailment at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 18 10,000 demonstrators against US in Vietnam War in West-Berlin on this day in history.
Feb 18 10th Winter Olympics games close at Grenoble, France on this day in history.
Feb 18 In the year 1968 david Gilmour joins rock group Pink Floyd
Feb 18 In the year 1968 sigurd Erixon, etnologist (Atlas "ver Svensk Folkkultur), dies at 79
Feb 19 Ralph Dunn, actor (Mr Rudge-Norby), dies at 65 in the year 1968.
Feb 20 Anthony Asquith, dies in the year 1968.
Feb 20 In the year 1968 john Cleese (Monty Python) marries Connie Booth
Feb 20 State troopers used tear gas to stop demonstration at Alcorn A &M in the year 1968.
Feb 21 150,000 demonstrate against leftist students in West-Berlin on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1968 anthony Asquith, British director (Court Martial), dies at 65
Feb 21 On this day in history baseball announces a minimum annual salary of $10,000
Feb 22 In the year 1968 omer CFL Tulippe, Belgian geographer, dies at 71
Feb 22 On this day in history rock group Genesis release their first record "The Silent Sun"
Feb 23 In the year 1968 fannie Hurst, US author (Anatomy of Me), dies at 78
Feb 23 Wilt Chamberlain becomes first NBAer to score 25,000 points in the year 1968.
Feb 24 A pulsar discovered (CP 1919 by Jocelyn Burnell at Cambridge) in the year 1968.
Feb 24 On this day in history discovery of the first pulsar in space
Feb 24 Gary Unger begins NHL consecutive game record of 914 games in the year 1968.
Feb 24 In the year 1968 uS troops reconquer Hue Vietnam
Feb 25 On this day in history 430 Unification Church couples wed in Korea
Feb 25 On this day in history camille Huysmans, Belgian premier (1946-47), dies at 96
Feb 25 Makarios re-elected President of Cyprus on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history johannes Tralow, writer, dies at 85
Feb 28 In the year 1968 doretta Morrow, actress (Because You're Mine), dies at 41
Feb 28 On this day in history pirate Radio Hauraki, off New Zealand, returns to the air
Feb 29 On this day in history 1st pulsar announced (CP 1919 by Jocelyn Burnell at Cambridge)