Historical Events For 1969
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Mar 25 Pakistan General Agha Mohammed Jagja Khan succeeds Ayub Chan as President in the year 1969.
Mar 26 B[runo] Traven, writer (Sierra Madre), dies at 87 in the year 1969.
Mar 26 Marcus Welby MD, a TV movie is shown on ABC-TV on this day in history.
Mar 26 Nuclear reactor Dodewaard Netherlands goes into use in the year 1969.
Mar 26 In the year 1969 soviet weather satellite Meteor 1 launched
Mar 27 Launch of Mariner 7, flies 2,190 miles above southern Mars in the year 1969.
Mar 27 Ottawa to build new international airport at Mirabel, near St-Jerome, 42 km north of Montreal , a BIG waste of money it later closes in the year 1969.
Mar 28 Dwight D Eisenhower, 34th pres/gen (WW 2), dies in Washington at 78 in the year 1969.
Mar 28 In the year 1969 in Turkey a 6.4 earthquake occurred in the Alasehir region of western Turkey.
Mar 28 Pope Paul VI names JGM Willebrands cardinal on this day in history.
Mar 29 Communist New People's Army found in Philippines on this day in history.
Mar 30 On this day in history kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Port Malabar Golf Invitational
Mar 30 Lucien Bianchi, Belgian auto racer, dies at 34 on this day in history.
Mar 31 George Harrison and Patti Boyd are fined £250 each for illegal drugs on this day in history.
Apr 02 Fortunio Bonanova, actor (My Best Gal, Havana Rose), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Apr 02 Milwaukee Bucks sign (Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Lew Alcindor) in the year 1969.
Apr 03 In the year 1969 ottawa to reduce Canadian forces in Europe but remain in NATO alliance.
Apr 03 Rex Evans, actor (Frankenstein meets the Wolfman, Zara), dies at 65 in the year 1969.
Apr 04 Dr Denton Cooley implants 1st temporary artificial heart on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1969 gabriel M-E-R Chevallier, French author (La Peur), dies at 73
Apr 07 On this day in history dodgers' Bill Singer is credited with 1st official save, against Reds
Apr 08 In the year 1969 1st Baseball game in Canada
Apr 08 Arthur Walter Kramer, composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Apr 11 Ludvig Irgens Jensen, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1969.
Apr 12 Simon and Garfunkel releases "Boxer" on this day in history.
Apr 14 On this day in history 41st Academy Awards
Apr 14 First major league baseball game outside US played in Montreal, Canada in the year 1969.
Apr 14 Student Afro-American Society seized at Columbia College in the year 1969.
Apr 14 On this day in history tornado strikes Dacca East Pakistan killing 540
Apr 14 In the year 1969 vQ-1 aircraft shot down by North Korean aircraft over Sea of Japan
Apr 15 On this day in history north Korean aircraft shoots down Navy EC-121 reconnaissance aircraft over the Sea of Japan
Apr 15 Victoria von Battenberg, wife of Spanish king Alfonso, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Apr 17 Bernadette Devlin elected to British house of commons on this day in history.
Apr 17 Czechoslovakia's Communist Party chairman Alexander Dubcek deposed on this day in history.