Tuesday April 16, 1968
US date format: 4/16/1968, UK date format: 16/4/1968
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on April 16, 1968). The US president was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Vickie Guerrero and Martin Dahlin.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Honey by Bobby Goldsboro.
In UK What A Wonderful World / Cabaret by Louis Armstrong was in the top 5 hits.
Yours, Mine and Ours, directed by Melville Shavelson, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1968
while The Double Helix by James Watson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dream House.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hamurabi.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 16, 1968?
- Saint Paternus
- Saint Bernadette
- Blessed HervT of Tours
- Saint Turibius
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American professional wrestling...
South Korea -- Tennis star.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 16, 1968?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #5 R&B songs
- Aretha Franklin - (Sweet Sweet Baby) Since You've Been Gone
- James Brown And The Famous Flames - I Got The Feelin'
- The Delfonics - La - La - Means I Love You
- Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - If You Can Want
- Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on April 16, 1968?
On April 16, 1968 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is April 16, 1968?
On April 16, 1968 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 16, 1968?
On April 16, 1968 the US President was Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 16, 1968?
On April 16, 1968 the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour).
Who was the Pope on April 16, 1968?
On April 16, 1968 Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 16, 1968?
On April 16, 1968 several famous people were born including, Vickie Guerrero, Martin Dahlin, Grace Kim.
Which famous people died on April 16, 1968?
Famous people died on April 16, 1968 include, Edna Ferber, Fay Bainter.
What was the number one song in April 16, 1968?
The number one song in the week of April 16, 1968 was Honey by Bobby Goldsboro in US and What A Wonderful World / Cabaret by Louis Armstrong in UK.
What were the top hits on April 16, 1968?
The top hits on April 16, 1968 were Honey by Bobby Goldsboro, Young Girl by Union Gap, Cry Like A Baby by The Box Tops in US and What A Wonderful World / Cabaret by Louis Armstrong, Congratulations by Cliff Richard, Delilah by Tom Jones in UK.