What Happened on May 3, 1968

Historical Events

  • Holland Pirate Radio Station VRON becomes Radio Veronica Intl

Famous Birthdays

  • Debora Caprioglio, Italian actress (Big Game Hunter), born in Mestre, Italy
  • Jay Darlington, English keyboardist (Kula Shaker), born in London
  • Shane Minor, American country music singer, born in Modesto, California
Born in 1968

Famous Deaths

  • Leonid Sabaneyev, Russian composer, dies at 86
1968 Highlights

About May 3, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 10 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Honey - Bobby Goldsboro
  • UK #1 Song: What A Wonderful World/Cabaret - Louis Armstrong