Historical Events For 1969
Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Jul 24 Apollo 11 returns to Earth in the year 1969.
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 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 In the year 1969 sharon Sites Adams, 39, becomes first lady to solo sail the Pacific
Jul 27 Pioneer 10 launched on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history ernst Tittel, composer, dies at 59
Jul 29 Mariner 6 begins transmitting far-encounter photos of Mars on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1969 barbra Striesand opens for Liberace at International Hotel, Las Vegas
Jul 31 On this day in history mariner 6 flies past Mars
Jul 31 On this day in history national Guard mobilizes in racial disturbances in Baton Rouge, La
Aug 02 On this day in history clarence Dickinson, composer, dies at 96
Aug 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1969 joseph Kosma, composer, dies at 63
Aug 08 In the year 1969 sharon Tate, murdered by the Manson family at 26
Aug 09 On this day in history "Zorba" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 305 performances
Aug 09 Abigail Folger, US, coffee magnate (Folgers), murdered on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1969 manson family commits Tate-LaBianca murders
Aug 12 A three day street battle started in Londonderry, Northern Ireland in the year 1969.
Aug 12 Dick Ryan, actor (For Heaven's Sake), dies after long illness at 72 in the year 1969.
Aug 12 In the year 1969 echo, the worlds first communications satellite, launched by the US
Aug 14 British troops intervenes militarily in Northern Ireland on this day in history.
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 In the year 1969 woodstock Music and Art Fair opens in NY State (Max Yasgur's Dairy Farm)
Aug 15 In the year 1969 woodstock music festival
Aug 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1969 ludwig Mies van der Rohe, architect (November Group), dies at 83