Historical Events In 1969
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Oct 01 Guernsey & Jersey begin issuing their own postage stamps in the year 1969.
Oct 02 Katharine Susannah Prichard, novelist (Black Opal), dies at 85 in the year 1969.
Oct 04 In the year 1969 uN starts issuing postage stamps at Geneva headquarters
Oct 04 In the year 1969 vibart Wight, cricketer (member of WI 1st Test touring 1928), dies
Oct 05 Tom Dempsey of New Orleans Saints kicks 55-yard field goal on this day in history.
Oct 06 In the year 1969 walter Hagen, US PGA golfer (US Open 1914, 19), dies at 76
Oct 08 On this day in history eduardo Ciannelli, actor (Waldo-Johnny Staccato), dies at 81
Oct 09 On this day in history supremes release "Someday We'll Be Together"
Oct 11 Soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 & 8 follow in next 2 days on this day in history.
Oct 12 Serge Poliakoff, Russ/French painter, dies in the year 1969.
Oct 12 On this day in history soyuz 7 is launched
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 On this day in history soyuz 8 is launched
Oct 14 Race riots in Springfield Mass on this day in history.
Oct 15 Bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated in the year 1969.
Oct 15 Madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars) on this day in history.
Oct 15 Rod[erique] La Rocque, US western actor (Mystery Woman), dies on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1969 vietnam Moratorium Day; millions nationwide protest the war
Oct 16 On this day in history soyuz 6 (Russian) returns to Earth
Oct 17 NY Nets move from Comack to Island Garden, Hempstead NY in the year 1969.
Oct 17 In the year 1969 soyuz 7 returns to Earth
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 Bloodless coup in Somalia (National Day) on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1969 jack Kerouac, novelist, dies.
Oct 21 On this day in history jack Kerouac, US writer (Doctor Sax, On the Road), dies at 47
Oct 22 In the year 1969 giovanni Martinelli, Ital opera singer (NY Met), dies on 84th birthday
Oct 23 Tommy Edwards, rocker, dies at 47 in the year 1969.
Oct 24 On this day in history 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 In the year 1969 rudolf Forster, actor (Threepenny Opera, Tonio Kroeger), dies at 84
Oct 26 In the year 1969 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 On this day in history jaime Pahissa, composer, dies at 89