What Happened on October 25, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Chicago recognizes Jean Baptiste Pointe de Sable as its 1st settler
  • Longest Olympic field hockey game, The Netherlands beats Spain 1-0 in 2h25m (6 OT)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Yoko Ono announces she is having John Lennon's baby

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Famous Birthdays

  • Corey Miller, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • Lisa Trusel, Cal, actress (Lizette-Father Murphy, Days of our Lives)

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Schlumberger, French writer (Passions), dies
  • Rudolf Forster, Austrian actor (Threepenny Opera), dies at 83