What Happened on May 12, 1968

Historical Events

  • "March of Poor" under Rev Abernathy reaches Washington, D.C.
  • WSKG TV channel 46 (PBS) in Binghamton, NY, begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Scott Schwartz, American actor, born in Sacramento, California

Tony HawkTony Hawk (55 years old)

American skateboarder, born in Carlsbad, California

Born in 1968

About May 12, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 55 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Tighten Up - Archie Bell & The Drells
  • UK #1 Song: What A Wonderful World/Cabaret - Louis Armstrong