On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1968

Historical Events


Sports record brokenNHL Record

Bobby Orr scores first career hat trick (vs Chicago Blackhawks)

Ice Hockey Legend Bobby Orr
Ice Hockey Legend
Bobby Orr

Famous Birthdays

  • Cees Marbus, Dutch soccer player (Go Ahead Eagles), born in Noordwijk, Netherlands
  • Jamie Crysdale, CFL corner (Calgary Stampeders), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • Noelle Beck, American actress (Trisha-Loving, Fletch Lives), born in Baltimore, Maryland
1968 Highlights

About December 14, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius