On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1968

Famous Birthdays

  • Grace Kim, South Korean-American tennis star, born in South Korea

Famous Deaths

  • Edna Ferber, American author and playwright (American Beauty, Cimarron), dies at 82
  • Fay Bainter, actress (Jezebel, Our Town, State Fair), dies at 76
1968 Highlights

About April 16, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 7 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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