On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1968

Historical Events

Assassination

Sirhan Sirhan indicted for the assassination of US Senator 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? 53 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini