What Happened on May 29, 1968

Historical Events

  • European Cup Final, Wembley Stadium, London: Bobby Charlton scores twice as Manchester United beats Benfica, 4-1; first English club to win the trophy
  • UN resolves sanctions on white-minority-ruled Rhodesia
  • US Truth in Lending Act signed into law
1968 Highlights

About May 29, 1968

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Mrs. Robinson - Simon & Garfunkel
  • UK #1 Song: Young Girl - Union Gap Featuring Gary Puckett