What Happened on January 16, 1968

Historical Events

  • 21st NHL All-Star Game, Maple Leaf Gardens: Toronto Maple Leafs beat All-Stars 4-3; MVP: Bruce Gamble, Toronto, G
  • Jay Allen's "Prime of Miss Jean Brodie" premieres in NYC
  • The Youth International Party is founded.
1968 History

Famous Birthdays

  • David Chokachi, American actor (Baywatch), born in Plymouth, Massachusetts
Born in 1968

Famous Deaths

  • John Davidson, American stage and silent and sound screen actor (The Bronze Bell; Dick Tracy vs Crime, Inc; Chinese Cat), dies at 81
  • Robert R "Bob" Jones, founder (Bob Jones University), dies at 84

About January 16, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Judy In Disguise (With Glasses) - John Fred And The Playboys
  • UK #1 Song: Hello Goodbye - The Beatles