On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1968

Historical Events

  • "Planet of the Apes" United States wide premiere
  • N Vietnam agrees to meet US reps to set up preliminary peace talks

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernd Karbacher, German tennis player, born in Munich, Germany
  • Charlotte Coleman, British actress (Four Weddings and a Funeral), born in London (d. 2001)
  • Jamie Hewlett, English illustrator (Tank Girl, Gorillaz), born in Horsham, Sussex, England
  • Mike Lansing, American baseball infielder (Montreal Expos), born in Rawlins, Wyoming
  • Sebastian Bach [Bierk], Canadian heavy metal singer (Skid Row-Psycho Love), born in Freeport, Bahamas
1968 Highlights

About April 3, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries