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