Historical Events For 1969
Monday, 19 February 2018
Oct 27 In the year 1969 ralph Nader sets up a consumer organization known as Nader's Raiders
Oct 27 In the year 1969 st Vincent & the Grenadines gains associated status with Britain
Oct 28 Constance Dowling, actress (Blind Spot), dies of cardiac arrest at 49 on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1969 vic Richardson, cricketer (Aussie capt 1935-36), dies
Oct 31 On this day in history george Harrison's "Something" is released in UK
Oct 31 On this day in history hugo Pfister, composer, dies at 55
Oct 31 On this day in history race riot in Jacksonville Florida
Nov 01 On this day in history beatles'""Abbey Road," album goes #1 and stays #1 for 11 weeks
Nov 02 Marion Lloyd Vince, fencer (National champ 1928, 31), dies at 63 in the year 1969.
Nov 04 Carlos Marighela, Brazilian guerilla, dies in battle in the year 1969.
Nov 05 Itih Walracen, Sudanese widow of author William Walraven, dies on this day in history.
Nov 06 On this day in history augustin Lara, composer, dies at 69
Nov 08 Kam Tong, actor (Have Gun Will Travel, Mr Garlund), dies at 62 in the year 1969.
Nov 10 On this day in history "Sesame Street" premieres on PBS TV
Nov 10 In the year 1969 the children's TV show Sesame Street debuts on PBS.
Nov 11 In the year 1969 frank Newburg, actor (Homemaker), dies at 83
Nov 12 On this day in history louis van Tulder, tenor (Kantoorkruk to high C), dies at 77
Nov 13 On this day in history vP Spiro T Agnew accused network TV news depts of bias & distortion
Nov 14 On this day in history 2nd Vietnam Moratorium Day in US
Nov 14 In the year 1969 apollo 12 launched for 2nd manned Moon landing
Nov 15 250,000 peacefully demonstrate in Wash DC against the Vietnam War in the year 1969.
Nov 15 On this day in history janis Joplin, accused of vulgar and indecent language in Tampa, FL
Nov 15 Roy D'Arcy, actor (Lovers, Actress), dies at 75 in the year 1969.
Nov 16 In the year 1969 the first public display of a moon rock takes place at the Museum of Natural History in New York City.
Nov 18 Joseph P Kennedy, JFK/RFK/TMK father, dies in Hyannis Port Mass, at 81 on this day in history.
Nov 19 Apollo 12's Conrad & Bean become 3rd & 4th humans on Moon in the year 1969.
Nov 19 Apollo 12's Conrad andBean become 3rd and4th humans on the Moon in the year 1969.
Nov 21 Baseball player Ken Griffey Jr. is born on this day in history.
Nov 21 KXIX (now KVCT) TV channel 19 in Victoria, TX (ABC) 1st broadcast in the year 1969.
Nov 21 Mutesa II of Buganda, President of Uganda (1924) in the year 1969.
Nov 21 The first ARPANET link was put into service on this day in 1969. The network connected a computer at the University of California at Los Angeles with one at the Stanford Research Institute on this day in history.
Nov 22 On this day in history acario Cotapos, composer, dies at 80
Nov 23 In the year 1969 the first space-to-ground news conference was telecast this day. Reporters in Houston submitted written questions to a lieutenant at the Houston NASA base, who read them to astronauts aboard Apollo 12.
Nov 24 Apollo 12 returns to Earth in the year 1969.