On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1968

Historical Events


MurderAssassination

Sirhan Sirhan indicted for the assassination of US Senator Bobby Kennedy

US Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy
US Attorney General
Robert F. Kennedy
  • The body of assassinated US Senator Robert F. Kennedy lies in state at St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Walker, NFL running back (SF 49ers)
  • Melissa Coombes, American female pitcher (Colo Silver Bullets), born in San Gabriel, California

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Duryea, American actor (Pride of the Yankees), dies of cancer at 60
1968 Highlights

About June 7, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini