Historical Events In 1969
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Dec 22 Myriam Bédard biathlon athlete and Olympic medalist, was born at Loretteville, Quebec, she took up biathlon while an army cadet at age 15 on this day in history.
Dec 22 Supreme Court rules 1968 Montreal lottery illegal; Quebec sets up provincial lottery corporation; first draw to take place March 14, 1970 in the year 1969.
Dec 23 Donald Foster, actor (Scaramouche), dies after long illness at 80 on this day in history.
Dec 26 Louise L de Vilmorin, French poet/author (History d'aimer), dies at 67 in the year 1969.
Dec 28 In the year 1969 henry Oscar, actor (Saint in London), dies at 78
Dec 28 Neil Simon's "Last of the Red Hot Lovers," premieres in NYC in the year 1969.
Dec 29 NY Times reports Curt Flood will sue baseball & challenge the reserve clause in the year 1969.
Dec 31 On this day in history salvatore Baccaloni, opera singer/actor (Full of Life), dies at 69