On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1968

Historical Events

  • Springer Publishers in West Berlin, bombed

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul McKenzie, Australian Finn class sailor (Olympics 1996)
  • Sari Krooks, ice hockey right wing (Finland, Olympics 1998)
  • Scott Erickson, pitcher (Minnesota Twins, Baltimore Orioles), born in Long Beach, California
  • Sean Elliott, NBA forward (San Antonio Spurs)
  • Simon Wickham-Smith, composer and Mongolist
  • Ventson Donelson, CFL cornerback (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
1968 Highlights

About February 2, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius