What Happened on October 27, 1968

Famous Birthdays

  • Antoinette Lucas, American field hockey midfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Crozier, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Lise Meitner, Austrian-Swedish physicist (discovered the nuclear fission of uranium, dies at 89
1968 Highlights

About October 27, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hey Jude - The Beatles
  • UK #1 Song: Those Were The Days - Mary Hopkin