Historical Events Happened In 1969
Friday, 12 February 2016
Jul 24 Apollo 11 returns to Earth on this day in history.
Jul 24 Muhammad Ali is convicted for refusing induction in US Army on appeal in the year 1969.
Jul 24 Witold Gombrowicz, Polish author (Ferdydurke, Dziennik), dies at 64 in the year 1969.
Jul 25 70,000 attend Seattle Pop Festival on this day in history.
Jul 25 Douglas Stuart Moore, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1969.
Jul 26 On this day in history raymond Walburn, actor (Spoilers, Dixie), dies after illness at 81
Jul 26 Sharon Sites Adams, 39, becomes first lady to solo sail the Pacific on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history pioneer 10 launched
Jul 28 In the year 1969 ernst Tittel, composer, dies at 59
Jul 29 Mariner 6 begins transmitting far-encounter photos of Mars in the year 1969.
Jul 30 Barbra Striesand opens for Liberace at International Hotel, Las Vegas on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history mariner 6 flies past Mars
Jul 31 National Guard mobilizes in racial disturbances in Baton Rouge, La on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1969 clarence Dickinson, composer, dies at 96
Aug 04 In the year 1969 willie Stargell is first to hit a HR outside of Dodger Stadium
Aug 05 In the year 1969 mariner 7 flies past Mars
Aug 06 Theodor Adorno, German philosopher/sociologist, dies at 65 in the year 1969.
Aug 07 On this day in history joseph Kosma, composer, dies at 63
Aug 08 In the year 1969 sharon Tate, murdered by the Manson family at 26
Aug 09 "Zorba" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 305 performances in the year 1969.
Aug 09 In the year 1969 abigail Folger, US, coffee magnate (Folgers), murdered
Aug 09 Manson family commits Tate-LaBianca murders on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1969 a three day street battle started in Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Aug 12 Dick Ryan, actor (For Heaven's Sake), dies after long illness at 72 on this day in history.
Aug 12 Echo, the worlds first communications satellite, launched by the US in the year 1969.
Aug 14 On this day in history british troops intervenes militarily in Northern Ireland
Aug 14 In the year 1969 leonard Sidney Woolf, English publisher/writer, dies at 88
Aug 15 On this day in history stijn Streuvels, [F Lateur], Flemish writer (Vlaschard), dies at 97
Aug 15 Woodstock Music and Art Fair opens in NY State (Max Yasgur's Dairy Farm) in the year 1969.
Aug 15 On this day in history woodstock music festival
Aug 16 In the year 1969 russ Bender, actor/writer (Air Patrol, Strangler), dies at 59
Aug 16 WATL TV channel 36 in Atlanta, GA begins broadcasting in the year 1969.
Aug 17 Hurricane Camille claims more than 250 in the year 1969.
Aug 17 On this day in history ludwig Mies van der Rohe, architect (November Group), dies at 83