On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1968

Historical Events

  • KEMO (now KOFY) TV channel 20 in San Francisco, California (IND) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • Andreas Schnaas, German horror film director
  • Julia Boutros, Lebanese singer

Famous Deaths

  • Lev D Landau, Russian physicist (Nobel 1962), dies at 59
1968 Highlights

About April 1, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries