What Happened on November 4, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Music releaseAlbum Release

"Wichita Lineman" 12th album by Glen Campbell is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1969)

Actor and Country Singer Glen Campbell
Actor and Country Singer
Glen Campbell
  • Battles between Jordanian army & Al Fatah-arm forces

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill meets British Prime Minister Harold Wilson for talks on Northern Ireland; Wilson states no change of constitutional position of Northern Ireland possible without consent of the its people

British Prime Minister Harold Wilson
British Prime Minister
Harold Wilson
  • WRDU (now WPTF) TV channel 28 in Raleigh-Durham, NC (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • WTOG TV channel 44 in St Petersburg-Tampa, FL (IND) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Baerga, Puerto Rico, infielder (Cleveland Indians)
  • Domingo Cedeno, La Ramona Dom Rep, infielder (Toronto Blue Jays)
  • Osvaldo Fernandez, Holguin Cuba, pitcher (SF Giants)

Famous Deaths

  • Michel Kikoine, Belarusian painter (b. 1892)
  • Paul JM Lindemans, Flemish agricultural engineer/author, dies at 78