What Happened on October 19, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Derry Citizen's Action Committee, formed on Oct 9, stage an illegal sit-down at Guildhall Square as part of large civil disobedience campaign
  • Golden Gate Bridge charges tolls only for southbound cars

Famous Birthdays

  • Sinitta, British-American singer (So Macho, Toy Boy), born in Seattle, Washington