On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1968

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Noël Coward's Sweet Potato" closes at Booth NYC after 36 performances

Playwright, Director and Singer Noël Coward
Playwright, Director and Singer
Noël Coward
  • Milwaukee Bucks make their 1st NBA trade, giving Bob Love & Bob Weiss to Chicago Bulls for Flynn Robinson

Famous Birthdays

  • Hamid Hassani, Iranian scholar and lexicographer, born in Saqqez, Iran
  • John O'Neill, American field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Kirsty Young, Scottish television journalist, born in East Kilbride, United Kingdom
1968 Highlights

About November 23, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius