What Happened on December 22, 1968

Famous Birthdays

  • Dina Meyer, American film & television actress, born in Forest Hills, New York City
  • Lauralee "Bug" Bell, American actress (Cricket-Young & Restless), born in Chicago, Illinois
Born in 1968

Famous Weddings

Ina Garten

Author and cooking show host Ina Garten (20) weds dean Jeffrey Garten

  • Julie Nixon weds Dwight David Eisenhower

Famous Deaths

  • Louise Granville, Australian actress (How Green Paid the Rent), dies of influenza at 73
1968 Highlights

About December 22, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
  • UK #1 Song: Lily The Pink - Scaffold