Historical Events on July 5, 1968

Historical Events

  • "Manifest of 1000 words" published in Prague

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon sells his psychedelic painted Rolls-Royce

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Sport awardTennis Open

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Billie Jean King beats Judy Tegart 9-7, 7-5 to earn first ever prize money (£750) offered at Wimbledon

Tennis Legend Billie Jean King
Tennis Legend
Billie Jean King

About July 5, 1968

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 6 months and 15 days