What Happened on April 14, 1968

Historical Events

  • 32nd US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Bob Goalby shoots a final round 66 (-6) to win his only major title, 1 stroke ahead of Roberto De Vicenzo who has his card famously marked incorrectly
  • First NBA game at New York's iconic Madison Square Garden; NY Knicks beat San Diego Rockets, 114-102

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Trim, Australian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Anthony Michael Hall, American actor (SNL, Breakfast Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jesse Levis, American catcher (Milwaukee Brewers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Born in 1968

About April 14, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Honey - Bobby Goldsboro
  • UK #1 Song: Congratulations - Cliff Richard