What happened this day in history January 13, 1968

What are the important events that happened on January 13, 1968? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

January 13, 1968: Facts & Myths About This Day

January 13, 1968 is the 13th day of the year 1968 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 353 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is December 31, 1967 – a Saturday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘tridecagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Dime every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $1,821.70. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Sheep is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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January 13, 1968 Historical Events

  • 1968
    Johnny Cash performs live at Folsom Prison

Who were born on January 13, 1968?

  • 1968
    Chara, Japanese singer and actress
  • 1968
    Mike Whitlow, English footballer
  • 1968
    Traci Bingham, American actress

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