On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Belgium government of Eyskens-Merlot forms
  • KQEC TV channel 32 in San Francisco, California (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Ohio Express' "Yummy Yummy Yummy" goes gold

Famous Deaths

  • José Nasazzi, Uruguayan footballer (Uruguay national team captain for FIFA 1930), dies at 67