On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1968

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1,000,000 French demonstrate against Charles de Gaulle & Georges Pompidou

French President Georges Pompidou
French President
Georges Pompidou
French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle

Famous Birthdays

  • James Harris, NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings), born in East St. Louis, Illinois
  • Miguel Ángel Blanco, Spanish politician (d. 1997)
  • PMD [Parrish J. Smith], American rapper (EPMD), from Brentwood, New York

Person of interestScott Morrison

Scott Morrison, Australian politician, Prime Minister of Australia (2018-), born in Waverley, Australia

Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison
Prime Minister of Australia
Scott Morrison

1968 Highlights

About May 13, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus