What Happened on May 25, 1968

Historical Events

  • BPAA All-Star Bowling Tournament won by Jim Stefanich
  • BPAA US Women's Bowling Open won by Dotty Fothergill
  • Gateway Arch in St Louis dedicated
  • Rolling Stones release song "Jumping Jack Flash"
  • Unicorn by The Irish Rovers hits #7

Famous Birthdays

  • Kendall Gill, American NBA guard & forward (NJ Nets), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nathalie Schneyder, American synchronized swimmer (Olympic gold 1996), born in San Francisco, California
  • Shawn Bouwens, American NFL guard (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Lincoln, Nebraska

Famous Deaths

  • Charles K. Feldman, American producer (Casino Royale), dies at 63
  • Georg von K├╝chler, German field marshal and WWII war criminal, dies at 86
1968 Highlights

About May 25, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Tighten Up - Archie Bell & The Drells
  • UK #1 Song: Young Girl - Union Gap Featuring Gary Puckett