What Happened on June 26, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Executive Council decides both AL & NL to divide into 2 divisions

Victory in battleRaising the Flag on Iwo Jima

Iwo Jima & Bonin Islands returned to Japan by US

Famous Birthdays

  • Paolo Maldini, Italian footballer
  • Shannon Sharpe, NFL tight end (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)