What Happened on June 21, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 18th Berlin International Film Festival: "Who Saw Him Die?" wins the Golden Bear

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren resigns

Jurist and Governor of California Earl Warren
Jurist and Governor of California
Earl Warren

Famous Birthdays

  • Alastair Campbell Mackintosh, New Zealand coxless rower (Olympics-96), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Alisyn Camerota, American journalist
  • Brandon Douglas, actor (Dr Quinn, Father's Homecoming), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Darryl Shannon, Barrie, NHL defenseman (Buffalo Sabres)
  • Gretchen Carlson, American journalist
  • Henry Newby, NFL linebacker (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Sonique [Sonia Marina Clarke], British musician and DJ, born in London

Famous Deaths

  • Ruth St Denis, ballerina (Dances of the 5 Senses), dies at 91