Historical Events In 1969
Saturday, 15 May 2021
Aug 18 In the year 1969 laci Boldemann, composer, dies at 48
Aug 19 British army takes over policing of Northern Ireland in the year 1969.
Aug 21 In the year 1969 fire in Al-Aksa-mosque in Jerusalem
Aug 22 In the year 1969 hurricane Camille strikes U.S. Gulf Coast kills 255
Aug 23 Audrey McElmory (US) wins World Cycling Championships, Brno, Czechoslovakia (1st American to win cycling race title since 1912) in the year 1969.
Aug 27 On this day in history claire Whitney, silent film actress (Blind Fools), dies at 79
Aug 28 Clarence R Hennecke, actor (Keystone Kops), dies at 74 in the year 1969.
Aug 30 In the year 1969 120,000 attend Texas Intl Pop Festival
Aug 30 On this day in history 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash
Aug 30 Racial disturbances in Fort Lauderdale Florida in the year 1969.
Aug 31 In the year 1969 25,000 attend New Orleans Pop Festival
Aug 31 Boxer Rocky Marciano dies in an airplane crash in Iowa, at age 4Aug 31, on this day in history.
Aug 31 Ottmar Gerster, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
Sep 01 Drew Pearson, newscaster (Drew Pearson), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1969 libyan revolution, Col Moammar Gadhafi deposes King Idris
Sep 02 Harry Williams Millard, producer, dies of cancer at 41 in the year 1969.
Sep 02 North Vietnamese president Ho Chi Minh dies in the year 1969.
Sep 03 Ho Chi Minh, [Nguyen Ta't-Tanh], N Vietnamese president, dies at 79 in the year 1969.
Sep 05 On this day in history henk Bijvanck, composer, dies at 59
Sep 07 Everett McKinley Dirksen, (Sen-R), dies at 73 in the year 1969.
Sep 08 Bud Collyer, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth), dies at 61 in the year 1969.
Sep 09 In the year 1969 allegheny 853 collides with Piper Cherokee above Indiana, kills 82
Sep 09 On this day in history cecil Dixon, cricketer (S Afr 1913-14, dismissed Hobbs twice), dies
Sep 13 Charles Foulkes, Canada gen/honorary citizen of Wageningen, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Sep 13 The Plastic Ono Band, featuring John Lennon and Yoko Ono, perform in concert for the first time in the year 1969.
Sep 14 James Anderson, actor (Connection, Five), dies at 48 in the year 1969.
Sep 18 In the year 1969 rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer, dies at 66
Sep 19 In the year 1969 bert [Lambertus] Bakker, director Free Netherland/inventor, dies
Sep 22 On this day in history adolfo Lopez Mateos, president of Mexico, dies at 59
Sep 23 In the year 1969 northern Star starts rumor that Paul McCartney is dead
Sep 24 Trial of "Chicago 8" (protesters at Dem Natl Conv) begins in the year 1969.
Sep 26 In the year 1969 beatles release "Abbey Road" album
Sep 27 On this day in history violet Farebrother, actress (Downhill, Easy Virtue), dies at 81
Sep 29 "Love American Style," premiers on ABC on this day in history.