Historical Events In 1969
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Aug 18 In the year 1969 laci Boldemann, composer, dies at 48
Aug 19 British army takes over policing of Northern Ireland on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1969 fire in Al-Aksa-mosque in Jerusalem
Aug 22 Hurricane Camille strikes U.S. Gulf Coast kills 255 in the year 1969.
Aug 23 Audrey McElmory (US) wins World Cycling Championships, Brno, Czechoslovakia (1st American to win cycling race title since 1912) in the year 1969.
Aug 27 Claire Whitney, silent film actress (Blind Fools), dies at 79 in the year 1969.
Aug 28 In the year 1969 clarence R Hennecke, actor (Keystone Kops), dies at 74
Aug 30 On this day in history 120,000 attend Texas Intl Pop Festival
Aug 30 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash on this day in history.
Aug 30 Racial disturbances in Fort Lauderdale Florida in the year 1969.
Aug 31 25,000 attend New Orleans Pop Festival in the year 1969.
Aug 31 On this day in history boxer Rocky Marciano dies in an airplane crash in Iowa, at age 4Aug 31,
Aug 31 Ottmar Gerster, composer, dies at 72 in the year 1969.
Sep 01 In the year 1969 drew Pearson, newscaster (Drew Pearson), dies at 71
Sep 01 Libyan revolution, Col Moammar Gadhafi deposes King Idris on this day in history.
Sep 02 Harry Williams Millard, producer, dies of cancer at 41 on this day in history.
Sep 02 North Vietnamese president Ho Chi Minh dies in the year 1969.
Sep 03 On this day in history ho Chi Minh, [Nguyen Ta't-Tanh], N Vietnamese president, dies at 79
Sep 05 In the year 1969 henk Bijvanck, composer, dies at 59
Sep 07 In the year 1969 everett McKinley Dirksen, (Sen-R), dies at 73
Sep 08 On this day in history bud Collyer, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth), dies at 61
Sep 09 In the year 1969 allegheny 853 collides with Piper Cherokee above Indiana, kills 82
Sep 09 On this day in history cecil Dixon, cricketer (S Afr 1913-14, dismissed Hobbs twice), dies
Sep 13 Charles Foulkes, Canada gen/honorary citizen of Wageningen, dies at 66 in the year 1969.
Sep 13 In the year 1969 the Plastic Ono Band, featuring John Lennon and Yoko Ono, perform in concert for the first time.
Sep 14 On this day in history james Anderson, actor (Connection, Five), dies at 48
Sep 18 On this day in history rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer, dies at 66
Sep 19 Bert [Lambertus] Bakker, director Free Netherland/inventor, dies in the year 1969.
Sep 22 On this day in history adolfo Lopez Mateos, president of Mexico, dies at 59
Sep 23 Northern Star starts rumor that Paul McCartney is dead in the year 1969.
Sep 24 On this day in history trial of "Chicago 8" (protesters at Dem Natl Conv) begins
Sep 26 In the year 1969 beatles release "Abbey Road" album
Sep 27 Violet Farebrother, actress (Downhill, Easy Virtue), dies at 81 on this day in history.
Sep 29 "Love American Style," premiers on ABC on this day in history.