What Happened on October 27, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 19th Olympic games close at Mexico City, Mexico

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA River Plantation Golf Invitational

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth

Famous Birthdays

  • Antoinette Lucas, Crozier VA, field hockey midfielder (Oly-96)
  • Kata Karkkainen, Helsinki Finland, playmate (Dec, 1988)
  • Vinny Samways, English footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Lise Meitner, Austria/Swedish physics (protactinium), dies at 89