On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1968

Historical Events

  • Baseball dismisses Commissioner William Eckert after 3 years
  • PBA National Championship won by Wayne Zahn
  • WKID (WSCV) TV channel 51 in Fort Lauderdale, FL (IND) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Ove KnausgÃ¥rd, Norwegian author (My Struggle), born in Oslo, Norway
1968 Highlights

About December 6, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 1 month and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius