On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1968

Historical Events

  • KLNI (now KADN) TV channel 15 in Lafayette, LA (IND) begins

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Richard Nixon appears on "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-in"

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles McRae, American NFL guard and tackle (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Oscoda, Michigan
  • Marc Anthony [Marco Antonio Muñiz], American sala singer-songwriter, born in NYC, New York
  • Tara Cross-Battle, American volleyball hitter (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Houston, Texas
  • Walt Becker, American writer and film director (Van Wilder), born in Hollywood, California

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Sally Field weds Steven Craig

Actress Sally Field
Sally Field
1968 Highlights

About September 16, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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