What Happened on June 23, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 74 are killed and 150 injured in a football stampede towards a closed exit in a Buenos Aires stadium

Famous Birthdays

  • Jay Y Lee [Lee Jae-yong], South Korean Vice Chairman of Samsung, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Kent Steffes, beach volleyballer (Olympics-gold-96), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Ronnie West, WLAF RB (London Monarchs)