On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1968

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Carl Yastrzemski .3005 avg wins his 2nd straight batting crown

MLB Outfielder Carl Yastrzemski
MLB Outfielder
Carl Yastrzemski
  • Chuck Latourette, sets NFL record 47.7 yd punt return avg (3 punts)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Skolnick, American heavy metal and jazz guitarist (Testament; Trans-Siberia Orchestra), born in Berkeley, California
  • Luke Goss, rocker (Bros-I Owe You Nothing)
  • Matt Goss, rocker (Bros-I Owe You Nothing)
  • Mika H√§kkinen, Finnish auto racer (World F1 Champion 1998, 99), born in Vantaa, Finland
  • Patrick Burns, American television presenter, born in Highland Park, Illinois
  • Samir Soni, Indian film actor
1968 Highlights

About September 29, 1968

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra