On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Orbiting Astronomical Observatory 2 launched into Earth orbit
  • Richard Dodd returns a library book his great grandfather took out in 1823 from the University of Cincinnati

Famous Birthdays

  • Cammy Myler, Plattsburgh NY, luger (Olympics 1994)
  • Keith Goganious, NFL linebacker (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Mark Geyer, Australian rugby league footballer
  • Melissa Iverson, Anoka Minn, rower (Olympics 1996)
  • Ricky Ervins, NFL running back (SF 49ers)
  • Tom Myslinski, NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars, Pittsburgh Steelers)