On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 1968

Historical Events

  • Following a civil rights march in Dungannon, Northern Ireland, there is a violent clash between Loyalists and those who are taking part in the march

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Barrowman, American swimmer (Olympic gold 200m breaststroke 1992, World C'ship gold 1991), born in Costa Mesa, California
1968 Highlights

About December 4, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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