On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1968

Historical Events


Sport awardSuper Bowl

Super Bowl II, Miami Orange Bowl, Miami, FL: Green Bay Packers beat Oakland Raiders, 33-14; MVP: Bart Starr, Green Bay, QB

NFL Coach and Sportscaster John Madden
NFL Coach and Sportscaster
John Madden

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Honebein, American rower (Olympic 5th 1996), born in San Francisco, California

Person of interestLL Cool J

LL Cool J [James Todd Smith], American rapper (Bigger and Deffer), born in Bay Shore, New York

Actor and Rapper LL Cool J
Actor and Rapper
LL Cool J

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothea Mackellar, Australian poet (My Country) (b. 1885)
1968 Highlights

About January 14, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

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