Historical Events on July 9th, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 15.68" (39.83 cm) of rainfall, Columbus, Miss (state 24-hour record)
  • 39th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 1-0 at Astrodome, Houston

Event of interestEvent of Interest

All star MVP: Willie Mays (SF Giants), 1st player to win a second times

MLB Legend Willie Mays
MLB Legend
Willie Mays