On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1968

Historical Events

  • Beatles announce formation of Apple Corp

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Czech government announces liberalizing reforms under Alexander Dubček

Leader of Czechoslovakia Alexander Dubček
Leader of Czechoslovakia
Alexander Dubček
  • RAF-leader Andreas Baader sentenced to 3 years in West Berlin

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Davis, Welsh-born, British stand-up comedian, actor, and former secondary school teacher (We Are Klang, The Inbetweeners, Cuckoo, Taskmaster), born in St Asaph, Denbighshire

Famous Deaths

  • Husband Edward Kimmel, commandant US Ocean fleet WW II, dies at 86
1968 Highlights

About May 14, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus