Historical Events In 1969
Friday, 21 January 2022
Oct 01 In the year 1969 guernsey & Jersey begin issuing their own postage stamps
Oct 02 In the year 1969 katharine Susannah Prichard, novelist (Black Opal), dies at 85
Oct 04 On this day in history uN starts issuing postage stamps at Geneva headquarters
Oct 04 Vibart Wight, cricketer (member of WI 1st Test touring 1928), dies on this day in history.
Oct 05 Tom Dempsey of New Orleans Saints kicks 55-yard field goal in the year 1969.
Oct 06 Walter Hagen, US PGA golfer (US Open 1914, 19), dies at 76 in the year 1969.
Oct 08 Eduardo Ciannelli, actor (Waldo-Johnny Staccato), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1969 supremes release "Someday We'll Be Together"
Oct 11 In the year 1969 soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 & 8 follow in next 2 days
Oct 12 In the year 1969 serge Poliakoff, Russ/French painter, dies
Oct 12 Soyuz 7 is launched on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1969 yoko Ono suffers another miscarriage
Oct 13 1st time 7 people in space in the year 1969.
Oct 13 Soyuz 8 is launched on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1969 race riots in Springfield Mass
Oct 15 Bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated in the year 1969.
Oct 15 On this day in history madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)
Oct 15 In the year 1969 rod[erique] La Rocque, US western actor (Mystery Woman), dies
Oct 15 On this day in history vietnam Moratorium Day; millions nationwide protest the war
Oct 16 Soyuz 6 (Russian) returns to Earth on this day in history.
Oct 17 NY Nets move from Comack to Island Garden, Hempstead NY on this day in history.
Oct 17 Soyuz 7 returns to Earth on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history federal govt bans use of cyclamates artificial sweeteners
Oct 18 Soyuz 8 returns to Earth on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1969 bloodless coup in Somalia (National Day)
Oct 21 Jack Kerouac, novelist, dies in the year 1969.
Oct 21 In the year 1969 jack Kerouac, US writer (Doctor Sax, On the Road), dies at 47
Oct 22 Giovanni Martinelli, Ital opera singer (NY Met), dies on 84th birthday in the year 1969.
Oct 23 In the year 1969 tommy Edwards, rocker, dies at 47
Oct 24 In the year 1969 elizabeth Taylor receives from Richard Burton a diamond ring weighing more than 69 carats and worth more than $1,000,000
Oct 24 On this day in history otto Jochum, composer, dies at 71
Oct 25 Rudolf Forster, actor (Threepenny Opera, Tonio Kroeger), dies at 84 in the year 1969.
Oct 26 On this day in history in Yugoslavia a 5.6 severe earthquake in the Banja Luka area of Yugoslavia killed 20, seriously injured 150, and left 65,000 homeless
Oct 27 Jaime Pahissa, composer, dies at 89 in the year 1969.