What Happened on December 11, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • KECC (now KECY) TV channel 9 in El Centro, CA (CBS) 1st broadcast

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill sacks Home Affairs Minister, William Craig

Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill
Northern Ireland Prime Minister
Terence O'Neill
  • US Soccer Football Association refuses to let NASL disband

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Bell, American baseball outfielder (Houston Astros), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Mark Dailey, American 1.5k runner, born in Youngstown, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Nadine Riga, dies of cerebral hemorrhage at 59