Historical Events In 1969
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Jun 19 On this day in history state troopers ordered to Cairo Ill, to quell racial disturbances
Jun 20 150,000 attend Newport '69, Jimi Hendrix gets $120,000 to appear on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history maureen "Little Mo" Connolly, 1st woman grand slam (1953), dies at 34
Jun 21 Zager &Evans release "In the Year 2525" on this day in history.
Jun 22 Aretha Franklin arrested in Detroit for creating a disturbance on this day in history.
Jun 22 Judy Garland, actress (Wizard of Oz, Easter Parade), dies at 47 of an overdose in the year 1969.
Jun 23 Joe Frazier beats Jerry Quarry for the heavyweight boxing title in the year 1969.
Jun 23 In the year 1969 stanley Andrews, actor (Old Ranger-Death Valley Days), dies at 78
Jun 23 Warren E Burger sworn in as Supreme Court Chief Justice in the year 1969.
Jun 24 On this day in history maria Belgado, entertainer, dies
Jun 27 50,000 attend Denver Pop Festival in the year 1969.
Jun 27 Police raid the Stonewall Gay Bar in Greenwich Village, NY, about 400 to 1,000 patrons riot against the police, it lasts 3 days on this day in history.
Jun 27 Richard Vance Maxfield, composer, dies at 42 in the year 1969.
Jun 29 On this day in history first Jewish worship service at White House
Jun 29 On this day in history moise K Tsjombe, premier Congo/Zaire, dies
Jun 30 On this day in history jan Evangelista Zelinka, composer, dies at 76
Jun 30 Spain cedes Ifni to Morocco on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1969 charles Philip Arthur George invested as Prince of Wales
Jul 01 In the year 1969 john & Yoko are hospitilized after a car crash
Jul 02 Brian Jones founder of the Rolling Stones, drowns on this day in history.
Jul 02 Canadian National abandons Newfoundland passenger trains 101-102 in the year 1969.
Jul 02 Leslie West & Felix Pappalardi form the rock group Mountain in the year 1969.
Jul 03 In the year 1969 78,000 attend Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, RI
Jul 03 Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones drowns at 25 in the year 1969.
Jul 03 Brian Jones, guitarist (Rolling Stones), drowns to death at 25 in the year 1969.
Jul 04 "Give Peace a Chance" by Plastic Ono Band is released in the UK in the year 1969.
Jul 04 In the year 1969 140,000 attend Atlanta Pop Festival featuring Led Zep & Janis Joplin
Jul 04 On this day in history ann Jones defeats Billie Jean King for Wimbeldon Ladies championship
Jul 05 In the year 1969 ben Alexander, dies at 58
Jul 05 On this day in history rod Laver wins his 4th Wimbeldon championship
Jul 05 On this day in history rolling Stones play a free concert in London's Hyde Park
Jul 07 Canada's House of Commons approves equality of French-English language across the country on this day in history.
Jul 07 On this day in history erskine Sanford, dies at 83
Jul 08 In the year 1969 gladys Swarthout, opera singer/actress (Ambush), dies at 64