What Happened on October 31, 1968

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Linda Eastman moves to UK permanently
  • Milwaukee Bucks win their 1st game beating Detroit 138-118 (6th game)
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Lyndon B. Johnson orders a halt to all bombing of North Vietnam

36th US President Lyndon B. Johnson
36th US President
Lyndon B. Johnson

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Davis, American NBA forward-center (Indiana Pacers), born in Oakland, California
  • Eddie Taubensee, American baseball catcher (Cincinnati Reds), born in Beeville, Texas
  • Russ McCullough, WLAF offensive linebacker (Frankfurt Galaxy)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Singer Davy Jones (22) weds actress Linda Haines

Singer Davy Jones
Singer
Davy Jones

Famous Deaths

  • Malcolm Hale, American musician (Spanky and Our Gang), dies of monoxide poisoning at 27
  • Ramon Novarro [Jose Samaniegos],Mexican-American actor (Ben-Hur, Mata Hari), is murdered at 69