1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (dominical letter GF) of the Gregorian calendar, the 1968th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 968th year of the 2nd millennium, the 68th year of the 20th century, and the ninth year of the 1960s decade. This was the year of the Protests of 1968.

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Vietnam War]]: Battle of Lima Site 85, the largest single ground combat loss of United States Air Force members (12) throughout the then-secret war later known as the Laotian Civil War.

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