Historical Events Happened In 1969
Saturday, 10 October 2015
Nov 24 U.S. Army officials announce 1st Lt. William Calley will be court-martialed for the premeditated murder of 109 Vietnamese civilians at My Lai on this day in history.
Nov 25 John Lennon returns his MBE on this day in history.
Nov 26 Creams' final concert (Royal Albert Hall) in the year 1969.
Nov 28 In the year 1969 roy Barcroft, actor (Eyes of Texas, Son of Zorro), dies at 67
Nov 29 On this day in history beatles' "Come Together," single goes #1
Dec 01 US government holds its first draft lottery since WW II in the year 1969.
Dec 02 "Buck White" opens at George Abbott Theater NYC for 7 performances in the year 1969.
Dec 02 Boeing gives members of the press a historic first passenger flight from Seattle to New York City aboard the 747 jumbo jet on this day in history.
Dec 02 Kliment J Voroshilov, president USSR (1953-60), dies in the year 1969.
Dec 03 John Lennon is offered role of Jesus Christ in Jesus Christ Superstar on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history ruth White, actress (Fugitive), dies of cancer at 55
Dec 04 Alceo Toni, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1969.
Dec 04 On this day in history black Panther leader Fred Hampton, killed in Chicago
Dec 06 On this day in history 300,000 attend the Altamont CA, rock concert feature Rolling Stones
Dec 07 In the year 1969 eric Portman, actor (Naked Edge), dies from heart ailment at 66
Dec 08 On this day in history vincenzo Davico, composer, dies at 80
Dec 10 Franco Capuana, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Dec 11 The secretary of the Moscow writer's union declares that nudity as displayed in the popular play "Oh! Calcutta!" is a sign of decadence in Western culture in the year 1969.
Dec 13 Arlo Guthrie releases "Alice's Restaurant" in the year 1969.
Dec 13 In the year 1969 raymond A Spruance, US admiral (battle of Midway), dies at 83
Dec 14 In the year 1969 "La Strada" opens/closes at Lunt Fontanne NYC for 1 performance
Dec 15 In the year 1969 san Francisco Fire Department replaces leather helmets with plastic ones
Dec 16 On this day in history "War is Over! If You Want It, Happy Christmas from John & Yoko" posters begin appearing
Dec 17 In the year 1969 50m TV viewers saw singer Tiny Tim marry Miss Vicky, on Tonight Show
Dec 17 In the year 1969 arturo da Costa e Silva, President of Brazil (1967-69), dies at 67
Dec 17 On this day in history uSAF closes Project Blue Book, concluding no evidence of extraterrestrial spaceships behind thousands of UFO sightings
Dec 18 "Coco" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 333 performances on this day in history.
Dec 18 On this day in history britain abolishes death penalty
Dec 19 In the year 1969 beatle's 7th Christmas album is released
Dec 21 Diana Ross final TV appearance as a Supreme (Ed Sullivan Show) on this day in history.
Dec 22 In the year 1969 anglican Church of Canada ordains first woman deacon.
Dec 22 In the year 1969 donald Foster, actor (Herbert Johnson-Hazel), dies at 80
Dec 22 John Lennon and Yoko Ono spend an hour with Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau and meet the Minister of Health, John Munro to discuss drug abuse on this day in history.
Dec 22 Montreal Quebec FLQ terrorists explode bomb in a post office truck on this day in history.