Died in 1968

1
Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968)
Civil Rights Leader
2
Helen Keller (1880-1968)
Activist
3
Enid Blyton (1897-1968)
Children's Author
4
Robert F. Kennedy (1925-1968)
Politician
5
Yuri Gagarin (1934-1968)
Astronaut
6
John Steinbeck (1902-1968)
Novelist
7
Frankie Lymon (1942-1968)
Rock Singer
8
Bobby Driscoll (1937-1968)
TV Actor
9
Pio Of Pietrelcina (1887-1968)
Religious Leader
10
Jim Clark (1936-1968)
Race Car Driver
11
Tallulah Bankhead (1902-1968)
Movie Actress
12
Upton Sinclair (1878-1968)
Novelist
13
Rose Wilder Lane (1886-1968)
Journalist
14
Little Walter (1930-1968)
Blues Singer
15
Bea Benaderet (1906-1968)
TV Actress
16
Bobby Hutton (1950-1968)
Civil Rights Leader
17
Husband E. Kimmel (1882-1968)
18
Franchot Tone (1905-1968)
Movie Actor
19
Wes Montgomery (1923-1968)
Guitarist
20
Duke Kahanamoku (1890-1968)
Surfer
21
Portia White (1911-1968)
Opera Singer
22
Scotty Beckett (1929-1968)
TV Actor
23
Ruth St. Denis (1879-1968)
Dancer
24
Dorothy Gish (1898-1968)
Movie Actress
25
Kay Francis (1905-1968)
Movie Actress
26
James Ford (1911-1968)
27
Amelia Peláez (1896-1968)
Painter
28
William Talman Jr. (1915-1968)
TV Actor
29
Weegee (1899-1968)
Photographer
30
Witter Bynner (1881-1968)
Poet
31
Jack Pierce (1889-1968)
Makeup Artist
32
Red Foley (1910-1968)
Country Singer
33
Jess Willard (1881-1968)
Boxer
34
Otto Hahn (1879-1968)
Chemist
35
Lurleen Wallace (1926-1968)
Politician
36
Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968)
Painter
37
Neal Cassady (1926-1968)
Novelist
38
Edna Ferber (1887-1968)
Novelist
39
Virginia Weidler (1927-1968)
Movie Actress
40
Tony Hancock (1924-1968)
Comedian
41
Harold Gray (1894-1968)
Cartoonist
42
Joseph William Martin (1884-1968)
Politician
43
Fay Bainter (1893-1968)
Movie Actress
44
Norman Thomas (1884-1968)
Politician
45
Helen Walker (1920-1968)
Movie Actress
46
Howard Florey (1898-1968)
Pharmacologist
47
Vardis Fisher (1895-1968)
Novelist
48
Ugo Frigerio (1901-1968)
Race Walker