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Historical Events In 1969

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Nov 24   In the year 1969 u.S. Army officials announce 1st Lt. William Calley will be court-martialed for the premeditated murder of 109 Vietnamese civilians at My Lai.  

Nov 25   John Lennon returns his MBE on this day in history.  

Nov 26   On this day in history creams' final concert (Royal Albert Hall)  

Nov 28   In the year 1969 roy Barcroft, actor (Eyes of Texas, Son of Zorro), dies at 67  

Nov 29   Beatles' "Come Together," single goes #1 on this day in history.  

Dec 01   On this day in history uS government holds its first draft lottery since WW II  

Dec 02   In the year 1969 "Buck White" opens at George Abbott Theater NYC for 7 performances  

Dec 02   Boeing gives members of the press a historic first passenger flight from Seattle to New York City aboard the 747 jumbo jet on this day in history.  

Dec 02   Kliment J Voroshilov, president USSR (1953-60), dies on this day in history.  

Dec 03   John Lennon is offered role of Jesus Christ in Jesus Christ Superstar in the year 1969.  

Dec 03   Ruth White, actress (Fugitive), dies of cancer at 55 on this day in history.  

Dec 04   In the year 1969 alceo Toni, composer, dies at 85  

Dec 04   Black Panther leader Fred Hampton, killed in Chicago in the year 1969.  

Dec 06   On this day in history 300,000 attend the Altamont CA, rock concert feature Rolling Stones  

Dec 07   Eric Portman, actor (Naked Edge), dies from heart ailment at 66 on this day in history.  

Dec 08   Vincenzo Davico, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Dec 10   Franco Capuana, composer, dies at 75 in the year 1969.  

Dec 11   The secretary of the Moscow writer's union declares that nudity as displayed in the popular play "Oh! Calcutta!" is a sign of decadence in Western culture on this day in history.  

Dec 13   In the year 1969 arlo Guthrie releases "Alice's Restaurant"  

Dec 13   Raymond A Spruance, US admiral (battle of Midway), dies at 83 on this day in history.  

Dec 14   "La Strada" opens/closes at Lunt Fontanne NYC for 1 performance in the year 1969.  

Dec 15   San Francisco Fire Department replaces leather helmets with plastic ones on this day in history.  

Dec 16   "War is Over! If You Want It, Happy Christmas from John & Yoko" posters begin appearing in the year 1969.  

Dec 17   On this day in history 50m TV viewers saw singer Tiny Tim marry Miss Vicky, on Tonight Show  

Dec 17   Arturo da Costa e Silva, President of Brazil (1967-69), dies at 67 on this day in history.  

Dec 17   In the year 1969 uSAF closes Project Blue Book, concluding no evidence of extraterrestrial spaceships behind thousands of UFO sightings  

Dec 18   "Coco" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 333 performances on this day in history.  

Dec 18   Britain abolishes death penalty in the year 1969.  

Dec 19   On this day in history beatle's 7th Christmas album is released  

Dec 21   On this day in history diana Ross final TV appearance as a Supreme (Ed Sullivan Show)  

Dec 22   In the year 1969 anglican Church of Canada ordains first woman deacon.  

Dec 22   Donald Foster, actor (Herbert Johnson-Hazel), dies at 80 in the year 1969.  

Dec 22   John Lennon and Yoko Ono spend an hour with Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau and meet the Minister of Health, John Munro to discuss drug abuse in the year 1969.  

Dec 22   On this day in history montreal Quebec FLQ terrorists explode bomb in a post office truck.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1969

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 02   Christy Turlington, SF Calif, model (Calvin Klein Eternity) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   On this day in history birth of rick Tabaracci, Toronto, NHL goalie (Calgary Flames)  

Jan 02   Robert Svehla, Martin Cze, NHL defenseman (Florida Panthers, Slovakia) was born in the year 1969.  

Jan 02   In the year 1969 birth of stephen Davies, Aust field hockey forward/vice capt (Oly-sil-92, 96)  

Jan 02   In the year 1969 birth of karl-Heinz Grasser, Austrian politician  

Jan 02   Glen Johnson, Jamaican boxer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Tommy Morrison, American boxer was born in the year 1969.  

Jan 03   Matt LaBounty, defensive end (Seattle Seahawks) was born in the year 1969.  

Famous Deaths In 1969

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1969 barton Maclane, actor (Gen Peterson-I Dream of Jeannie), dies at 68  

Jan 02   In the year 1969 georges Renevant, actor (Cornered), dies after long illness at 74  

Jan 03   Howard McNear, actor (Irma La Douce), dies after long illness at 63 on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In the year 1969 montague Fawcett Phillips, composer, dies at 83  

Jan 05   Franz T Csokor, Austria author (Gottes General), dies at 83 in the year 1969.  

Jan 08   In the year 1969 death of albert Hill, British athlete (b. 1889)  

Jan 09   In the year 1969 ladislav Vycpalek, composer, dies at 86  

Jan 10   John Brownlee, Australian tenor (b. 1900) died in the year 1969.  

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