Historical Events In 1969
Friday, 18 September 2020
Jun 19 State troopers ordered to Cairo Ill, to quell racial disturbances in the year 1969.
Jun 20 150,000 attend Newport '69, Jimi Hendrix gets $120,000 to appear in the year 1969.
Jun 21 Maureen "Little Mo" Connolly, 1st woman grand slam (1953), dies at 34 in the year 1969.
Jun 21 On this day in history zager &Evans release "In the Year 2525"
Jun 22 In the year 1969 aretha Franklin arrested in Detroit for creating a disturbance
Jun 22 Judy Garland, actress (Wizard of Oz, Easter Parade), dies at 47 of an overdose on this day in history.
Jun 23 Joe Frazier beats Jerry Quarry for the heavyweight boxing title in the year 1969.
Jun 23 Stanley Andrews, actor (Old Ranger-Death Valley Days), dies at 78 in the year 1969.
Jun 23 Warren E Burger sworn in as Supreme Court Chief Justice in the year 1969.
Jun 24 Maria Belgado, entertainer, dies in the year 1969.
Jun 27 50,000 attend Denver Pop Festival on this day in history.
Jun 27 Police raid the Stonewall Gay Bar in Greenwich Village, NY, about 400 to 1,000 patrons riot against the police, it lasts 3 days on this day in history.
Jun 27 Richard Vance Maxfield, composer, dies at 42 on this day in history.
Jun 29 First Jewish worship service at White House on this day in history.
Jun 29 In the year 1969 moise K Tsjombe, premier Congo/Zaire, dies
Jun 30 On this day in history jan Evangelista Zelinka, composer, dies at 76
Jun 30 On this day in history spain cedes Ifni to Morocco
Jul 01 In the year 1969 charles Philip Arthur George invested as Prince of Wales
Jul 01 On this day in history john & Yoko are hospitilized after a car crash
Jul 02 In the year 1969 brian Jones founder of the Rolling Stones, drowns
Jul 02 Canadian National abandons Newfoundland passenger trains 101-102 on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history leslie West & Felix Pappalardi form the rock group Mountain
Jul 03 On this day in history 78,000 attend Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, RI
Jul 03 On this day in history brian Jones of the Rolling Stones drowns at 25
Jul 03 Brian Jones, guitarist (Rolling Stones), drowns to death at 25 in the year 1969.
Jul 04 In the year 1969 "Give Peace a Chance" by Plastic Ono Band is released in the UK
Jul 04 140,000 attend Atlanta Pop Festival featuring Led Zep & Janis Joplin in the year 1969.
Jul 04 In the year 1969 ann Jones defeats Billie Jean King for Wimbeldon Ladies championship
Jul 05 Ben Alexander, dies at 58 in the year 1969.
Jul 05 In the year 1969 rod Laver wins his 4th Wimbeldon championship
Jul 05 On this day in history rolling Stones play a free concert in London's Hyde Park
Jul 07 Canada's House of Commons approves equality of French-English language across the country in the year 1969.
Jul 07 Erskine Sanford, dies at 83 on this day in history.
Jul 08 Gladys Swarthout, opera singer/actress (Ambush), dies at 64 in the year 1969.