What Happened on April 14, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st NBA game at Madison Sq Garden, Knicks beat SD Clippers
  • 32nd Masters Golf Tournament: Bob Goalby wins, shooting a 277
  • Marilynn Smith wins LPGA O'Sullivan Golf Open
  • Roberto de Vicenzo loses Masters for signing an incorrect score card

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Trim, Australian canoeist (Olympics-96), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Anthony Michael Hall, comedian (SNL, Breakfast Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jesse Levis, catcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Al Benton, American baseball player (b. 1911)