Memory Lane: "1968"
In Tennessee, United States
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This is intended to be a fun series of P&G's full of "useless knowledge"... lol I hope you all have as much fun learning (or remembering) the "trivia" as I have had tracking it all down! Now, get out there and play!!! :)
Song of the year: "Hey Jude" - The Beatles Quotes of the year: "Book 'em Dano" - Jack Lord in 'Hawaii 5-0' "You’ve come a long way, baby" - Virginia Slims Cigarettes "Ring around the collar" - Wisk Laundry Detergent "They’re coming to get you, Barbara" - Johnny, in 'Night Of The Living Dead' "Hello gorgeous." - Barbra Streisand as Fanny Brice, in 'Funny Girl' "Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape!" - Charlton Heston, in 'Planet of the Apes' The Federal Hourly Minimum Wage is $1.60 an hour A new 1968 Chevrolet Corvette coupe cost $4,663.00. Following the Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. President Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1968 President Lyndon Johnson orders an end to the bombing of North Vietnam London Bridge sold for 1 million The Zodiac serial murderer begins his reign of terror in California in what has been described as the perfect crime ( He claimed in letters sent to the newspapers to have murdered 37( He has never been caught ) The Emergency 911 Telephone service is started in the USA Boeing 747 made its maiden flight. NASA launches Apollo 7, the first manned Apollo mission Apollo 8 orbits the Moon, becoming the first manned space mission to achieve the feat. Most Popular T.V. Show: Rowan and Martin's Laugh In Most Popular Christmas Presents: Don't Break The Ice, Hot Wheels, Battling Tops, Silly Putty*, Whirlee Twirlee Sports: World Series Champions: Detroit Tigers Superbowl II Champions: Green Bay Packers NBA Champions: Boston Celtics Stanley Cup Champs: Montreal Canadiens U.S. Open Golf Lee Trevino U.S. Tennis: (Men/Ladies) Arthur Ashe/Virginia Wade Wimbledon (Men/Women): Rod Laver/Billie Jean King NCAA Football Champions: Ohio State NCAA Basketball Champions: UCLA Kentucky Derby: Forward pass
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Last Updated: on 2/2/2017 8:03:35 AM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (4:03 PM GMT)
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum