Historical Events For 1969
Thursday, 29 June 2017
Oct 27 Ralph Nader sets up a consumer organization known as Nader's Raiders on this day in history.
Oct 27 St Vincent & the Grenadines gains associated status with Britain in the year 1969.
Oct 28 Constance Dowling, actress (Blind Spot), dies of cardiac arrest at 49 in the year 1969.
Oct 29 On this day in history vic Richardson, cricketer (Aussie capt 1935-36), dies
Oct 31 In the year 1969 george Harrison's "Something" is released in UK
Oct 31 Hugo Pfister, composer, dies at 55 in the year 1969.
Oct 31 In the year 1969 race riot in Jacksonville Florida
Nov 01 Beatles'""Abbey Road," album goes #1 and stays #1 for 11 weeks in the year 1969.
Nov 02 Marion Lloyd Vince, fencer (National champ 1928, 31), dies at 63 in the year 1969.
Nov 04 In the year 1969 carlos Marighela, Brazilian guerilla, dies in battle
Nov 05 Itih Walracen, Sudanese widow of author William Walraven, dies on this day in history.
Nov 06 Augustin Lara, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1969.
Nov 08 On this day in history kam Tong, actor (Have Gun Will Travel, Mr Garlund), dies at 62
Nov 10 In the year 1969 "Sesame Street" premieres on PBS TV
Nov 10 The children's TV show Sesame Street debuts on PBS in the year 1969.
Nov 11 In the year 1969 frank Newburg, actor (Homemaker), dies at 83
Nov 12 Louis van Tulder, tenor (Kantoorkruk to high C), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Nov 13 VP Spiro T Agnew accused network TV news depts of bias & distortion in the year 1969.
Nov 14 On this day in history 2nd Vietnam Moratorium Day in US
Nov 14 On this day in history apollo 12 launched for 2nd manned Moon landing
Nov 15 250,000 peacefully demonstrate in Wash DC against the Vietnam War on this day in history.
Nov 15 Janis Joplin, accused of vulgar and indecent language in Tampa, FL in the year 1969.
Nov 15 Roy D'Arcy, actor (Lovers, Actress), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Nov 16 The first public display of a moon rock takes place at the Museum of Natural History in New York City on this day in history.
Nov 18 In the year 1969 joseph P Kennedy, JFK/RFK/TMK father, dies in Hyannis Port Mass, at 81
Nov 19 On this day in history apollo 12's Conrad & Bean become 3rd & 4th humans on Moon
Nov 19 In the year 1969 apollo 12's Conrad andBean become 3rd and4th humans on the Moon
Nov 21 Baseball player Ken Griffey Jr. is born on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1969 kXIX (now KVCT) TV channel 19 in Victoria, TX (ABC) 1st broadcast
Nov 21 On this day in history mutesa II of Buganda, President of Uganda (1924)
Nov 21 In the year 1969 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.
Nov 22 In the year 1969 acario Cotapos, composer, dies at 80
Nov 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1969 apollo 12 returns to Earth