On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1968

Historical Events

  • 18th Berlin International Film Festival: "Who Saw Him Die?" wins the Golden Bear

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren announces he will resign once a successor is found

Jurist and Governor of California Earl Warren
Jurist and Governor of California
Earl Warren

Famous Birthdays

  • Alastair Campbell Mackintosh, New Zealand coxless rower (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Alisyn Camerota, American journalist
  • Brandon Douglas, actor (Dr Quinn, Father's Homecoming), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Darryl Shannon, Barrie, NHL defenseman (Buffalo Sabres)
  • Henry Newby, NFL linebacker (Seattle Seahawks)
  • Sonique [Sonia Marina Clarke], British musician and DJ, born in London
1968 Highlights

About June 21, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer