Historical Events on November 5, 1968

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st AL pitcher to win MVP, Denny McLain (wins unanimously)

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Republican candidate Richard Nixon is elected President of the United States, defeating Democrat candidate Hubert Humphrey and Independent candidate George Wallace

37th US President Richard Nixon
37th US President
Richard Nixon
Politician and Segregationist George Wallace
Politician and Segregationist
George Wallace