54th Birthday Gift. 1968 Irish Sixpence cufflinks. These unique cufflinks are made from rare year 1968 Irish sixpence, the coins feature an Irish Wolfhound – as well as the Celtic harp symbolizing the history, culture and heritage of the Emerald isle. They are made by hand not machine and they come in a beautiful silver presentation box. You are covered with our 100% satisfaction guarantee on all our products. Give a piece of history as a gift today. Hold the cursor over the image for a closer look.
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1968 – INFORMATION AND EVENTS FROM 1968
Down won the All Ireland Senior Football Champions
Wexford won the All Ireland Senior Hurling Champions
BORN THAT YEAR WERE
Celine Dion (Singer)
Guy Richie (Film Director)
Toni Braxton (R&B Singer)
INVENTIONS IN 1968 INCLUDED
First computer with integrated circuits
Random Access Memory (RAM)
FAMOUS IRISH MOVIES INCLUDED
ALSO THAT YEAR
President Lyndon Johnson orders an end to the bombing of North Vietnam
Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. Leader of Negro Civil Rights Movement is killed by James Earl Ray which leads to Violence and Race Riots in US Cities
British Post office introduces First Class Post
The Third Heart transplant is performed in South Africa By Dr Christian N Barnard
London Bridge sold for 1 million. and later re-erected in Arizona .
Lily the Pink by Scafford Christmas number 1.