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