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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin JulianaKoningin Juliana (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from September 4, 1948 till April 30, 1980 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from April 5, 1967 to Tuesday, July 6, 1971 the cabinet De Jong, with P.J.S. de Jong (KVP) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 12.7 million citizens.
  • Valerie Solanas, author of SCUM Manifesto, attempts to assassinate Andy Warhol by shooting him three times.
  • The body of assassinated U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy is laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.
  • Apollo program: NASA launches Apollo 6.
Weather

The temperature on September 12, 1968 was between 10.3 °C and 19.5 °C and averaged 15.3 °C. There was 2.7 mm of rain during 2.7 hours. There was 5.2 hours of sunshine (40%). The partly or heavily clouded was. The average windspeed was 2 Bft (weak wind) and was prevailing from the southwest.

Source: KNMI (weather station De Bilt/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from September 12, 1968 at Delpher

Born on September 12
Died on September 12

Names that were popular for boys in 1968
  • Johan
  • Jan
  • Johannes
  • Henk
  • Robert
  • John
  • Michael
  • Ronald
  • Mark
  • Peter
  • Cornelis
  • Richard
  • Hendrik
  • Marcel
  • Marco
Names that were popular for girls in 1968
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Andrea
  • Yvonne
  • Karin
  • Monique
  • Sandra
  • Anita
  • Anna
  • Christine
  • Elisabeth
  • Hendrika
  • Adriana
  • Angelique
  • Esther