What Happened on July 4, 1968

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Arthur Kopit's "Indians" premieres in London
  • Radio astronomy satellite Explorer 38 launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Loville, NFL running back (SF 49ers)
  • Jack Frost, American musician
  • Loville Derek, NFL running back (Denver Broncos, Super Bowl 32)
  • Mark Lenzi, American 3m spring diver (Olympic-gold-1992), born in Redstone Arsenal, Alabama (d. 2012)