Historical Events In 1969
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Jul 24 In the year 1969 apollo 11 returns to Earth
Jul 24 In the year 1969 muhammad Ali is convicted for refusing induction in US Army on appeal
Jul 24 Witold Gombrowicz, Polish author (Ferdydurke, Dziennik), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history 70,000 attend Seattle Pop Festival
Jul 25 On this day in history douglas Stuart Moore, composer, dies at 75
Jul 26 Raymond Walburn, actor (Spoilers, Dixie), dies after illness at 81 in the year 1969.
Jul 26 On this day in history sharon Sites Adams, 39, becomes first lady to solo sail the Pacific
Jul 27 Pioneer 10 launched on this day in history.
Jul 28 In the year 1969 ernst Tittel, composer, dies at 59
Jul 29 In the year 1969 mariner 6 begins transmitting far-encounter photos of Mars
Jul 30 In the year 1969 barbra Striesand opens for Liberace at International Hotel, Las Vegas
Jul 31 In the year 1969 mariner 6 flies past Mars
Jul 31 National Guard mobilizes in racial disturbances in Baton Rouge, La in the year 1969.
Aug 02 On this day in history clarence Dickinson, composer, dies at 96
Aug 04 Willie Stargell is first to hit a HR outside of Dodger Stadium in the year 1969.
Aug 05 Mariner 7 flies past Mars in the year 1969.
Aug 06 Theodor Adorno, German philosopher/sociologist, dies at 65 in the year 1969.
Aug 07 On this day in history joseph Kosma, composer, dies at 63
Aug 08 In the year 1969 sharon Tate, murdered by the Manson family at 26
Aug 09 In the year 1969 "Zorba" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 305 performances
Aug 09 On this day in history abigail Folger, US, coffee magnate (Folgers), murdered
Aug 09 On this day in history manson family commits Tate-LaBianca murders
Aug 12 A three day street battle started in Londonderry, Northern Ireland on this day in history.
Aug 12 Dick Ryan, actor (For Heaven's Sake), dies after long illness at 72 in the year 1969.
Aug 12 In the year 1969 echo, the worlds first communications satellite, launched by the US
Aug 14 In the year 1969 british troops intervenes militarily in Northern Ireland
Aug 14 On this day in history leonard Sidney Woolf, English publisher/writer, dies at 88
Aug 15 Stijn Streuvels, [F Lateur], Flemish writer (Vlaschard), dies at 97 in the year 1969.
Aug 15 In the year 1969 woodstock Music and Art Fair opens in NY State (Max Yasgur's Dairy Farm)
Aug 15 On this day in history woodstock music festival
Aug 16 Russ Bender, actor/writer (Air Patrol, Strangler), dies at 59 in the year 1969.
Aug 16 In the year 1969 wATL TV channel 36 in Atlanta, GA begins broadcasting
Aug 17 Hurricane Camille claims more than 250 in the year 1969.
Aug 17 Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, architect (November Group), dies at 83 on this day in history.