On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Her First Roman" closes at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC after 17 performances
  • A banned march in Derry, North Ireland, by members of the Derry Citizen's Action Committee (DCAC) is joined by thousands; due to the number of people taking part, the Royal Ulster Constabulary is unable to prevent it

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandi Brandt, American Playboy playmate (October, 1987). convicted of drug smuggling , born in Santa Clara, California
  • Ultra Naté, American musician (If You Could Read My Mind), born in Havre de Grace, Maryland

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Hess, Swiss composer, dies at 56