What Happened on September 5, 1968

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Wilk, American musician (Audioslave, Rage Against the Machine)
  • Dennis Scott, NBA forward (Dallas Mavericks)
  • Yuki Ishikawa, wrestler (NJPW)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Author Ken Follett (19) weds Mary Emma Ruth Elson

Author Ken Follett
Author
Ken Follett

Famous Deaths

  • Juan Jose Castro, composer, dies at 73