What Happened on June 16, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 68th US Golf Open: Lee Trevino shoots a 275 at Oak Hill CC NY
  • Lee Trevino is 1st to play all 4 rounds of golf's US open under par

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Mickey Wright wins LPGA "500" Ladies Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Mickey Wright
LPGA Golfer
Mickey Wright

Famous Birthdays

  • Alton Montgomery, NFL safety (Atlanta Falcons)
  • Matt Turk, NFL punter (Washington Redskins)
  • Nehemiah Perry, cricketer (fine Jamaican off-spinner)
  • Patrick Stuart, actor (Will Cortlandt-All My Children), born in Hollywood, California