Historical Events For 1969
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Oct 27 On this day in history ralph Nader sets up a consumer organization known as Nader's Raiders
Oct 27 St Vincent & the Grenadines gains associated status with Britain on this day in history.
Oct 28 Constance Dowling, actress (Blind Spot), dies of cardiac arrest at 49 in the year 1969.
Oct 29 In the year 1969 vic Richardson, cricketer (Aussie capt 1935-36), dies
Oct 31 George Harrison's "Something" is released in UK on this day in history.
Oct 31 Hugo Pfister, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1969 race riot in Jacksonville Florida
Nov 01 In the year 1969 beatles'""Abbey Road," album goes #1 and stays #1 for 11 weeks
Nov 02 On this day in history marion Lloyd Vince, fencer (National champ 1928, 31), dies at 63
Nov 04 Carlos Marighela, Brazilian guerilla, dies in battle on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1969 itih Walracen, Sudanese widow of author William Walraven, dies
Nov 06 Augustin Lara, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history the children's TV show Sesame Street debuts on PBS.
Nov 11 Frank Newburg, actor (Homemaker), dies at 83 in the year 1969.
Nov 12 In the year 1969 louis van Tulder, tenor (Kantoorkruk to high C), dies at 77
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 In the year 1969 apollo 12 launched for 2nd manned Moon landing
Nov 15 In the year 1969 250,000 peacefully demonstrate in Wash DC against the Vietnam War
Nov 15 In the year 1969 janis Joplin, accused of vulgar and indecent language in Tampa, FL
Nov 15 In the year 1969 roy D'Arcy, actor (Lovers, Actress), dies at 75
Nov 16 The first public display of a moon rock takes place at the Museum of Natural History in New York City in the year 1969.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 19 Apollo 12's Conrad andBean become 3rd and4th humans on the Moon on this day in history.
Nov 21 Baseball player Ken Griffey Jr. is born in the year 1969.
Nov 21 KXIX (now KVCT) TV channel 19 in Victoria, TX (ABC) 1st broadcast on this day in history.
Nov 21 Mutesa II of Buganda, President of Uganda (1924) in the year 1969.
Nov 21 On this day in history 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 Acario Cotapos, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Nov 23 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 in the year 1969.
Nov 24 On this day in history apollo 12 returns to Earth