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? 55 years, 5 months and 14 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