The 2nd of December, 1968, fell on a Monday. Day 337 of 1968. Decade: 1960s.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Lucy Liu: Actress.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of December, 1968:
United States: Love Child - Diana Ross & Supremes
United Kingdom: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly - Hugo Montenegro
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 2nd of December, 1968.
The Apollo 8 astronauts.
"The Apollo 8 astronauts" were named as the Time Person of the Year in 1968. This was after they became the first humans to successfully leave low Earth orbit.
1968 in movies.
Movies released in 1968 included 2001: A Space Odyssey, Funny Girl, The Love Bug, The Odd Couple, Bullitt, Romeo and Juliet, Oliver!, Coogan's Bluff, Rosemary's Baby, Planet of the Apes, Night of the Living Dead and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
1968 in music.
The Billboard Charts in 1968 were dominated by the likes of Paul Mauriat, Otis Redding, Bobby Goldsboro, The Beatles, The Rascals and Herb Alpert.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of December:
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of December, 1968.
18,635 days have passed since this date.
1,610,067,600 seconds have passed since the 2nd of December, 1968.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,878,412,200 times.
Since the 2nd of December, 1968, earth has travelled approximately 830,794,881,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 268,344,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 138,465,814 steps. That's about 61,540 miles!
Since this date, 19,320,811 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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