Sunday 2 June 1968
It was Sunday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democratic). In that special week of June people in US were listening to Mrs. Robinson by Simon and Garfunkel.
In UK Young Girl by Union Gap was in the top 5 hits.
The Devil's Brigade, directed by Andrew V. McLaglen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968
while The Confessions Of Nat Turner by William Styron was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 2 June 1968 ?
- Italy's Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day), which commemorates the birth of the Repubblica Italiana and the end of the monarchy.
- Shavuoth (Judaism) (2006).
- Xenia name day in Slovakia.
- The Greek Orthodox Church commemorates Saint Nicephorus' death - see also March 13.
- Jon Culshaw: English comedian actor and screenwriter.
- Jason Falkner: American singer-songwriter guitarist and producer (Jellyfish The Grays and The Three O'Clock).
- Beetlejuice : American radio personality.
- Andy Cohen: TV Show Host.
- Anne Briand: French biathlon athlete.
- Andre Mathieu: Quebec pianist and composer (Born 1929).
- Canadians must get government permission to export silver
- WBLG (now WTVQ) TV channel 62 in Lexington, KY (ABC) 1st broadcast
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1968 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bobby Goldsboro - Honey
- Simon and Garfunkel - Mrs. Robinson
- Archie Bell & The Drells - Tighten Up
- Hugo Montenegro - The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
- The Rascals - A Beautiful Morning
- Tommy James and the Shondells - Mony Mony
- Ohio Express - Yummy Yummy Yummy
- The Intruders - Cowboys To Girls
- Marvin Gaye - Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing
- Dionne Warwick - Do You Know The Way To San Jose
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