On This Day

What Happened on September 2, 1968

Historical Events

Telethon

Jerry Lewis' 3rd Muscular Dystrophy telethon

Famous Birthdays

  • Cynthia Watros, American actress
  • Ricardo de Jongh, soccer player (Dordrecht '90)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Claes, Belgian author (The White), dies at 82
1968 Highlights

About September 2, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years and 3 months
Leap Year: Yes

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