On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1968

Historical Events

  • Bobby Bonds hits a grand slam in his 1st major league game (Giants)

Famous Birthdays

  • Oleg Taktarov, Russian martial artist, born in Arzamas-16, Gorky Oblast, Russian SFSR

Famous Deaths

Person of interestTony Hancock

Tony Hancock, English comedian and actor (Hancock's Half Hour), commits suicide at 44

Comedian Tony Hancock
Tony Hancock

1968 Highlights

About June 25, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer