On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1968

Historical Events

BeatificationCatholic Encyclical

Pope Paul VI publishes encyclical "Humanae vitae (Of Human Life)" which rejects any artificial forms of birth control

Pope Paul VI
Paul VI

1968 Highlights

About July 25, 1968

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo