What Happened on August 9, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Yugoslav president Tito visits Prague

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Bana, Australian actor
  • Gillian Anderson, actress (The X-Files, Bleak House), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jay Stacy, Aust field hockey midfielder (Olympic 4th/silver-88, 92, 96)
  • Joseph McGinty Nichol, American film producer and director
  • Sam Fogarino, American musician (Interpol)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Detective writer Erle Stanley Gardner (79) weds his long-time secretary Agnes Jean Bethell

Detective Writer Erle Stanley Gardner
Detective Writer
Erle Stanley Gardner