On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1968

Historical Events

Music releaseTheater Premiere

Arthur Miller's play "Price" premieres in NYC

Playwright Arthur Miller
Arthur Miller
  • Belgium government of Vanden Boeynants falls
  • WLED TV channel 49 in Littleton, NH (PBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Martin Sinner, Koblenz Germany, tennis star (1990 Pretoria)
  • Peter Bondra, Lutsk Ukr, NHL right wing (Washington Capitals)
  • Sully Erna, American singer (Godsmack)

Famous Deaths

  • Nick Adams [Nicholas Aloysius Adamshock], American actor (Interns, Pillow Talk, FBI Story), dies of a drug overdose at 36
  • Stuart Foster, American singer (Galen Drake Show), dies at 49
1968 Highlights

About February 7, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius