On This Day

June 6, 1968 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Senator Robert F. Kennedy dies from his wounds after he was shot the previous night

US Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy
US Attorney General
Robert F. Kennedy

Birthdays in History

  • François Avard, Canadian writer and scenarist

Deaths in History

  • Franklin Clark Fry, American minister (World Rad of Church), dies at 67
  • Randolph Churchill, son of Winston Churchill (b. 1911)

MurderRobert F. Kennedy

Robert F. Kennedy, (US Senator (D), New York), assassinated in Los Angeles by Sirhan Sirhan at 42

US Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy
US Attorney General
Robert F. Kennedy

1968 in History