On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1968

Historical Events

  • Israeli-Jordan border fight
  • Jeffrey Kramer survives 76-m jump, Washington Bridge, Hudson River New York
  • Madison Square Garden III closes Madison Square Garden IV opens (NYC)

Famous Birthdays

  • Mo Willems, American author & screenwriter, born in Des Plaines, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Howard Lindsay, American playwright, actor and director (State of the Union), dies at 78
1968 Highlights

About February 11, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 8 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius