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Millennium: 2nd millennium
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Years: 1965 1966 196719681969 1970 1971
1968 by topic
Subject: ArchaeologyArchitectureArtAviationFilmLiterature (Poetry) – MeteorologyMusic (Country) – Rail transportRadioScienceSpaceflightSportsTelevision
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1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) in the Gregorian calendar. In the west, the year is associated with the protests of 1968.

Contents

  1. Events of 1968
    Jan. · Feb. · March · April ·
    May · June · July · Aug. ·
    Sept. · Oct. · Nov. · Dec. ·
    Undated · Ongoing
  2. Births
  3. Deaths
  4. Nobel Prizes
  5. See also · Notes · External links

Events of 1968

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31
Jan.30: Tet begins.

February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30 31

Undated

Ongoing

Births

1968 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1968
MCMLXVIII
Ab urbe condita 2721
Armenian calendar 1417
ԹՎ ՌՆԺԷ
Bahá'í calendar 124 – 125
Bengali calendar 1375
Berber calendar 2918
Buddhist calendar 2512
Burmese calendar 1330
Byzantine calendar 7476 – 7477
Chinese calendar 丁未年十二月初二日
(4604/4664-12-2)
— to —
戊申年十一月十二日
(4605/4665-11-12)
Coptic calendar 1684 – 1685
Ethiopian calendar 1960 – 1961
Hebrew calendar 57285729
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2023 – 2024
 - Shaka Samvat 1890 – 1891
 - Kali Yuga 5069 – 5070
Holocene calendar 11968
Iranian calendar 1346 – 1347
Islamic calendar 1387 – 1388
Japanese calendar Shōwa 43
(昭和43年)
Korean calendar 4301
Thai solar calendar 2511

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Unknown dates

Deaths

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Nobel Prizes

Academy Awards

Notes

1968 was the only year of the twentieth century during which no British serviceman or servicewoman was killed in action.[3]

  1. ^ Lyndon B. Johnson (March 11, 1968). Memorandum Approving the Adoption by the Federal Government of a Standard Code for Information Interchange. The American Presidency Project. Accessed 2008-04-14.
  2. ^ http://www.rockhall.com/inductee/led-zeppelin
  3. ^ Commentary at the Royal Tournament, 1999

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References

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Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1930s  1940s  1950s  - 1960s -  1970s  1980s  1990s

Years: 1965 1966 1967 - 1968 - 1969 1970 1971
1968 by topic:
Subject:      Archaeology - Architecture - Art
Aviation - Film - Literature (Poetry)
Meteorology - Music (Country)
Rail transport - Radio - Science
Sports - Television
Countries:      Australia - Canada - India - Ireland - Malaysia - New Zealand - Norway - Pakistan - Singapore - South Africa - Soviet Union - UK - Zimbabwe
Leaders:    Sovereign states - State leaders
Religious leaders - Law
Categories: Births - Marriages - Deaths - Introductions
Establishments - Disestablishments - Awards

Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.


Contents  (full)
1 Events of 1968
Jan. . Feb. . March . April
May . June . July  .  Aug.
Sept. . Oct. . Nov. .  Dec.
Undated . Ongoing .
2 Births
3 Deaths
4 Nobel Prizes
5 See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1968

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29
Jan.30: Tet begins

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30 31

Undated

Ongoing

  • (none)

Fictional

The following are references to year 1968 in fiction: (unknown).

Births

1968 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1968
MCMLXVIII

Ab urbe condita 2721
Armenian calendar 1417
ԹՎ ՌՆԺԷ
Bahá'í calendar 124 – 125
Buddhist calendar 2512
Coptic calendar 1684 – 1685
Ethiopian calendar 1960 – 1961
Hebrew calendar 5728 – 5729
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2023 – 2024
 - Shaka Samvat 1890 – 1891
 - Kali Yuga 5069 – 5070
Holocene calendar 11968
Iranian calendar 1346 – 1347
Islamic calendar 1387 – 1388
Japanese calendar Shōwa

43


(昭和 43年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2628
(皇紀2628年)
Julian calendar 2013
Korean calendar 4301
Thai solar calendar 2511

January-February

March-April

May-June

July-August

September-October

November-December

Unknown dates

Deaths

January-March

April-June

July-December

Unknown dates

Nobel prizes

People of the year 1968 at Familypedia

5 people were born in 1968

Father Mother Age mother at birth
Felicity Ann England (1968-)
Benjamin Victor Lhotka (1968) Duane Orville Lhotka (1942) Louise Radena Mielke (1943) 2525
William Allen Shade (1968) William Lee Shade (1945) Faith Elaine Jones (1946) 2222
J.N. Ronald Tol (1968-) Nicolaas H. Tol (1939-) Martha C.M. Korver (1941-) 2727
Friso van Oranje-Nassau (1968) Claus von Amsberg (1926-2002) Beatrix van Oranje-Nassau (1938-) 3030

0 children were born to the 1 women born in 1968

32 people died in 1968

Father Mother Age at death
Arthur James Arnall (1878-1968) Thomas Arnall (1843-1913) Mary Ann Baker (1851-1881) 9090
Catherine Violet Austin (1897-1968) Frank Urquhart Austin (c1854-1916) Catherine Levingston (1856-1942) 7171
Ella Grace Avery (1892-c1968) William Avery (1862-1934) Sarah Jane Thompson (1869-1941) 7676
Samuel Hector Banfield (1880-1968) John Banfield (1842-1927) Sarah Ann Bray (1845-1926) 8888
Jessie Bowden (1881-1968) George Bowden (1859-1943) Emma Jane May (1861-1947) 8787
Lucy Winifred Bowden (1882-1968) William Bowden (1853-1895) Maria Levingston (1859-1934) 8686
Norman John Clare (c1891-1968) William James Clare (c1861-1948) Mary Eugenia Levingston (1849-1898) 7777
John William Everingham (1880-1968) Nathaniel Everingham (1849-1940) Matilda Basham (1849-1940) 8888
Walter James Hogno (1894-1968) William Hogno (1857-1928) Rachel Frances Partridge (1861-1925) 7474
Earl F. Hunsicker (1897-1968) Sheridan Landis Hunsicker (1865-1916) Emily Farquahar (1873-1965) 7171
Amy Florence Jay (1879-1968) John Jay (c1836-1910) Caroline Wallwork (c1840-1902) 8989
Carl August Johnson (1905-1968) Martin Hans Johnson (1873-1948) Bessie Josephine Johnson (1886-1939) 6363
James Harrison Kenny (1884-1968) Peter Kenny (c1848-1931) Isabella Maude Harrison (c1854-1929) 8484
Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968) Martin Luther King (1899-1984) Alberta Christine Williams (1904-1974) 3939
James William Homer Kolstee (1895-1968) John George Kolstee (1856-1925) Addie C. Jackman (1861-1937) 7373
… further results


573 people lived in 1968

Father Mother
George Ahrens (c1886-1970) Charles Ahrens (c1849-c1935) Elizabeth T Turner (?-?)
Carl David Anderson (1905-1991) Carl David Anderson (1878) Emma Adolfina Ajaxson (1878)
Adella May Anthoney (1907-1990) Charles Anthoney (c1867-1955) Esther Louisa Long (1871-1946)
Ruby Apps (1906-1991) William Apps (1861-1941) Olive Mary Hannah Crouch (1877-1926)
Arthur James Arnall (1878-1968) Thomas Arnall (1843-1913) Mary Ann Baker (1851-1881)
Catherine Violet Austin (1897-1968) Frank Urquhart Austin (c1854-1916) Catherine Levingston (1856-1942)
Ella Grace Avery (1892-c1968) William Avery (1862-1934) Sarah Jane Thompson (1869-1941)
Edward William Burgess Baglin (1906-1969) William Edward Baglin (1839-1908) Gertrude Rosa Burgess (1874-1958)
Grace Enid Baglin (1933-2006) Edward William Burgess Baglin (1906-1969) Florence Eveline Jenner (1901-1994)
Dorothy Olive Baker (1905-1972) William Edward Baker (1861-1947) (Mary) Eliza Box (1868-1952)
Caroline Louisa Baker (1886-1980) Thomas Baker (1886-?) Louisa Back (1867-?)
Marion Zena Baker (1908-1996) William Josiah Baker (1875-1957) Lydia Jessie Tracey (1877-1964)
Ruth Baker (1885-1978) Robert Baker (1849-1919) Elizabeth Wellard (1849-1926)
James Edward Purcell Baldwin (1905-1990) John Henry Baldwin (1877-1948) Agnes Agatha Purcell (1875-1948)
Samuel Hector Banfield (1880-1968) John Banfield (1842-1927) Sarah Ann Bray (1845-1926)
… further results

Events of the year 1968 at Familypedia

11 people were married in 1968.

Joined with
Theodor Seuss Geisel (1904-1991) Helen Palmer (1899-1967)+Audrey Stone Diamond
Truus Impink (?-) Dirk Tol (1947-)
Geertje Koopmans (1933-) Nicolaas J. Tol (1935-1973)
Joy McHardy (1950-) Paulus T. Tol (1948-)
Rolla Charles Payne (1892-1968) Leona McCurry (1897-aft1930)
Heleen Tekens (1951-) Petrus J. Tol (1951-)
Dirk Tol (1947-) Truus Impink (?-)
Nicolaas J. Tol (1935-1973) Geertje Koopmans (1933-)
Paulus T. Tol (1948-) Joy McHardy (1950-)
Petrus J. Tol (1951-) Heleen Tekens (1951-)+Erika Smit (?-)
Harald V of Norway (1937-) Sonja Haraldsen (1937-)


There were 0 military battles in 1968.

0.0087260034904014 0 0.055846422338569
1968

See also

  • Mark Kurlansky (2004), 1968: the year that rocked the world, Jonathan Cape.

Notes

External links

  • 1968 - The Year in Sound An Audiofile produced by Lou Zambrana of WCBS Newsradio 880 (WCBS-AM New York) Part of WCBS 880's celebration of 40 years of newsradio.

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Deaths 32  +
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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1930s  1940s  1950s  - 1960s -  1970s  1980s  1990s
Years: 1965 1966 1967 - 1968 - 1969 1970 1971

1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar.

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