What Happened on November 4, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Battles between Jordan army & Al Fatah-arm forces
  • 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
  • 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