On This Day

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Griffin, American comedian
  • Stan Kirsch, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Lura Anson, dies in Woodland at 76
1968 Highlights

About July 15, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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