What Happened on December 24, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Apollo 8 astronauts read passages from Book of Genesis
  • WATU (now WAGT) TV channel 26 in Augusta, GA (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Doyle Bramhall II, American guitarist
  • Joe Scuderi, cricketer (South Australian all-rounder)
  • Marleen Renders, Belgian athlete