June 8, 1968 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Bermuda adopts its constitution
  • Don Drysdale pitches a record 58th consecutive scoreless inning
  • James Earl Ray, alleged assassin of Martin Luther King Jr., captured
  • New colonial constitution for Bermuda adopted

MurderAssassination

The body of assassinated U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy is laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.

US Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy
US Attorney General
Robert F. Kennedy