What Happened on July 6, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Sport awardTennis Open

75th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Billie Jean King beats J Tegart (97 75)

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King
  • Sacharov publishes "Manifest of 10,000 words"

Famous Birthdays

  • Alvin Harper, NFL wide receiver (Tampa Bay Bucs)
  • Anthony Kershler, cricketer (NSW left-arm spinner 1994-95)

Famous Weddings

  • US Army General Norman Schwarzkopf Jr (33) weds Brenda Halsinger