What Happened on July 25, 1968

Historical Events

Catholic Encyclical

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

1968 Highlights

About July 25, 1968

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Grazing In The Grass - Hugh Masekela
  • UK #1 Song: Mony Mony - Tommy James & The Shondells