On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1968

Historical Events

  • Police drama "Adam-12" debuts on NBC in the US

Famous Birthdays

  • Jon Brookes, English drummer (The Charlatans), born in Burntwood, Staffordshire (d. 2013)
  • Ricki Lake, actress (Hairspray), talk show host (Ricki), born in NYC, New York
  • Trugoy [David Jolicoeur], American rapper and producer (De La Soul), born in Brooklyn, New York
1968 Highlights

About September 21, 1968

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo