Historical Events In 1969
Saturday, 21 May 2022
Aug 18 In the year 1969 laci Boldemann, composer, dies at 48
Aug 19 British army takes over policing of Northern Ireland on this day in history.
Aug 21 On this day in history fire in Al-Aksa-mosque in Jerusalem
Aug 22 In the year 1969 hurricane Camille strikes U.S. Gulf Coast kills 255
Aug 23 In the year 1969 audrey McElmory (US) wins World Cycling Championships, Brno, Czechoslovakia (1st American to win cycling race title since 1912)
Aug 27 Claire Whitney, silent film actress (Blind Fools), dies at 79 in the year 1969.
Aug 28 In the year 1969 clarence R Hennecke, actor (Keystone Kops), dies at 74
Aug 30 120,000 attend Texas Intl Pop Festival in the year 1969.
Aug 30 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash on this day in history.
Aug 30 Racial disturbances in Fort Lauderdale Florida on this day in history.
Aug 31 25,000 attend New Orleans Pop Festival on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1969 boxer Rocky Marciano dies in an airplane crash in Iowa, at age 4Aug 31,
Aug 31 In the year 1969 ottmar Gerster, composer, dies at 72
Sep 01 On this day in history drew Pearson, newscaster (Drew Pearson), dies at 71
Sep 01 On this day in history 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 On this day in history north Vietnamese president Ho Chi Minh dies.
Sep 03 On this day in history ho Chi Minh, [Nguyen Ta't-Tanh], N Vietnamese president, dies at 79
Sep 05 Henk Bijvanck, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history everett McKinley Dirksen, (Sen-R), dies at 73
Sep 08 Bud Collyer, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth), dies at 61 in the year 1969.
Sep 09 Allegheny 853 collides with Piper Cherokee above Indiana, kills 82 in the year 1969.
Sep 09 In the year 1969 cecil Dixon, cricketer (S Afr 1913-14, dismissed Hobbs twice), dies
Sep 13 In the year 1969 charles Foulkes, Canada gen/honorary citizen of Wageningen, dies at 66
Sep 13 On this day in history the Plastic Ono Band, featuring John Lennon and Yoko Ono, perform in concert for the first time.
Sep 14 James Anderson, actor (Connection, Five), dies at 48 in the year 1969.
Sep 18 Rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1969.
Sep 19 Bert [Lambertus] Bakker, director Free Netherland/inventor, dies on this day in history.
Sep 22 Adolfo Lopez Mateos, president of Mexico, dies at 59 in the year 1969.
Sep 23 On this day in history northern Star starts rumor that Paul McCartney is dead
Sep 24 In the year 1969 trial of "Chicago 8" (protesters at Dem Natl Conv) begins
Sep 26 On this day in history beatles release "Abbey Road" album
Sep 27 On this day in history violet Farebrother, actress (Downhill, Easy Virtue), dies at 81
Sep 29 On this day in history "Love American Style," premiers on ABC