What Happened on April 9, 1968

Historical Events

  • German DR adopts constitution

Historic Event

Martin Luther King Jr., buried in Atlanta

  • Minn's Wayne Connelly is 1st to score on a Stanley Cup penalty shot
  • Ralph Aberbathy elected to head So Christian Leadership Conference

Famous Birthdays

  • Janne Ojanen, Finnish hockey forward (Team Finland), born in Tampere, Finland
1968 Highlights

About April 9, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 5 months and 17 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