On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1968

Historical Events

  • Beatles Film Production Ltd changes name to Apple Film Production Ltd
  • Nighttime version of "Hollywood Squares" premieres on NBC TV

Famous Birthdays

Heather Mills

Heather Mills, English model, activist and writer (Out on a Limb), born in Aldershot, Hampshire

  • Junichi Masuda, Japanese composer, born in Yokohama, Japan
  • Mauro Silva, Brazilian footballer, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Rachael Harris, American actress, born in Worthington, Ohio
  • Raf Simons, Belgian fashion designer (Dior 2012-2015), born in Neerpelt, Limburg
  • Vince Buck, American NFL safety (New Orleans Saints), born in Owensboro, Kentucky
1968 Highlights

About January 12, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn