What Happened on July 15, 1968

Historical Events

  • "One Life to Live", American soap opera, premieres on TV
  • Commercial air travel begins between US & USSR

Creedence Clearwater Revival

Fantasy Records releases the self-titled debut album "Creedence Clearwater Revival"; it feature's their cover of Dale Hawkin's "Susie Q"

  • France performs nuclear Test at Mururoa atoll
  • NJ Americans moved to Comack & become NY Nets (ABA)
1968 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Griffin, American comedian (Black Dynamite), born in Kansas City, Missouri
Born in 1968

Famous Deaths

  • Lura Anson, American silent film actress dies at 76

About July 15, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 55 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Grazing In The Grass - Hugh Masekela
  • UK #1 Song: Baby Come Back - Equals