Historical Events In 1969
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Jul 24 Apollo 11 returns to Earth on this day in history.
Jul 24 Muhammad Ali is convicted for refusing induction in US Army on appeal in the year 1969.
Jul 24 In the year 1969 witold Gombrowicz, Polish author (Ferdydurke, Dziennik), dies at 64
Jul 25 70,000 attend Seattle Pop Festival in the year 1969.
Jul 25 In the year 1969 douglas Stuart Moore, composer, dies at 75
Jul 26 In the year 1969 raymond Walburn, actor (Spoilers, Dixie), dies after illness at 81
Jul 26 Sharon Sites Adams, 39, becomes first lady to solo sail the Pacific on this day in history.
Jul 27 Pioneer 10 launched on this day in history.
Jul 28 Ernst Tittel, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jul 29 Mariner 6 begins transmitting far-encounter photos of Mars in the year 1969.
Jul 30 In the year 1969 barbra Striesand opens for Liberace at International Hotel, Las Vegas
Jul 31 Mariner 6 flies past Mars in the year 1969.
Jul 31 In the year 1969 national Guard mobilizes in racial disturbances in Baton Rouge, La
Aug 02 Clarence Dickinson, composer, dies at 96 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1969 theodor Adorno, German philosopher/sociologist, dies at 65
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 Abigail Folger, US, coffee magnate (Folgers), murdered in the year 1969.
Aug 09 On this day in history manson family commits Tate-LaBianca murders
Aug 12 On this day in history a three day street battle started in Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Aug 12 Dick Ryan, actor (For Heaven's Sake), dies after long illness at 72 on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1969 echo, the worlds first communications satellite, launched by the US
Aug 14 British troops intervenes militarily in Northern Ireland in the year 1969.
Aug 14 Leonard Sidney Woolf, English publisher/writer, dies at 88 on this day in history.
Aug 15 Stijn Streuvels, [F Lateur], Flemish writer (Vlaschard), dies at 97 in the year 1969.
Aug 15 On this day in history woodstock Music and Art Fair opens in NY State (Max Yasgur's Dairy Farm)
Aug 15 Woodstock music festival on this day in history.
Aug 16 Russ Bender, actor/writer (Air Patrol, Strangler), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Aug 16 WATL TV channel 36 in Atlanta, GA begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Aug 17 In the year 1969 hurricane Camille claims more than 250
Aug 17 Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, architect (November Group), dies at 83 in the year 1969.