January 23: North Korea captures the USS Pueblo, an American surveillance ship
From the World of Sports
The Detroit Tigers' Denny McClain becomes the first pitcher to win 30 games in a season since 1934. His record remains to this day.
The Green Bay Packers beat the Oakland Raiders in Super Bowl II. We just watched Super Bowl LII.
The Winter Olympics were held in Grenoble, France.
The Indianapolis 500 is won by Bobby Unser.
USC beat Indiana in the Rose Bowl.
Billboard Year-End 1968 Top Six Songs
1. The Beatles Hey Jude
2. Paul Mauriat Love is Blue
3. Bobby Goldsboro Honey
4. Otis Redding (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay
5. The Rascals People Got to be Free
6. Cream Sunshine of Your Love
Billboard Year-End 1967 Top Six Songs
1. Lulu To Sir with Love
2. The Box Tops The Letter
3. Bobby Gentry Ode to Billy Joe
4. The Association Windy
5. The Monkees I'm a Believer
6. The Doors Light My Fire
Some Memorable Movies of 1968
2001: A Space Odyssey
Romeo and Juliet
Planet of the Apes
The Lion in Winter