What Happened on May 19, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 20th Emmy Awards: Get Smart, Mission Impossible & Barbara Bain win
  • Frank Howard fails to homer, after hitting 10 in 6 consecutive games
  • Pirate Radio Brumble of Northern England 1st heard

Famous Birthdays

  • James Parrish, NFL outside linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Jeanne Basone, Brubank California, wrestler (Hollywood-GLOW)
  • Mark Janssens, Surrey, NHL center (Hartford Whalers)
  • Paul Justin, NFL quarterback (Indianapolis Colts)