On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1968

Historical Events

  • Military coup in Mali, president Modibo Keita flees
  • Yankees pitcher Stan Bahnsen wins AL Rookie of Year

Famous Birthdays

  • Gord Fraser, road race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Matt Darby, NFL safety (Buffalo Bills, Arizona Cardinals)
  • Steven Penn, Brevard NC, team handball center back (Olympics 1996)
1968 Highlights

About November 19, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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