On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Launch of Zond 6, 2nd unmanned circumlunar & return flight

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Portuguese socialist Mário Soares released from banishment in Sao Tomé under new regieme of Marcello Caetano

President of Portugal Mário Soares
President of Portugal
Mário Soares

Famous Birthdays

  • Calvin Tiggle, CFL linebacker (Hamilton Tiger Cats)
  • Jeffrey Kooistra, soccer player (SC Heerenveen/NEC)
  • Lissa Maria Sneck, ice hockey goalie (Finland, Olympics 1998)
  • Lonnie Marts, NFL linebacker (Tampa Bay Bucs, Tennessee Oilers)
  • Steve Brookstein, English X Factor winner

Famous Deaths

  • Gerald Mohr, American actor (The Angry Red Planet, The Sniper, Foreign Intrigue), dies from a heart attack at 54