Historical Events In 1969
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Aug 18 Laci Boldemann, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history british army takes over policing of Northern Ireland
Aug 21 Fire in Al-Aksa-mosque in Jerusalem in the year 1969.
Aug 22 In the year 1969 hurricane Camille strikes U.S. Gulf Coast kills 255
Aug 23 On this day in history audrey McElmory (US) wins World Cycling Championships, Brno, Czechoslovakia (1st American to win cycling race title since 1912)
Aug 27 Claire Whitney, silent film actress (Blind Fools), dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1969 25,000 attend 2nd Annual Sky River Rock Festival, Tenino Wash
Aug 30 Racial disturbances in Fort Lauderdale Florida on this day in history.
Aug 31 On this day in history 25,000 attend New Orleans Pop Festival
Aug 31 Boxer Rocky Marciano dies in an airplane crash in Iowa, at age 4Aug 31, on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1969 ottmar Gerster, composer, dies at 72
Sep 01 Drew Pearson, newscaster (Drew Pearson), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1969 libyan revolution, Col Moammar Gadhafi deposes King Idris
Sep 02 Harry Williams Millard, producer, dies of cancer at 41 in the year 1969.
Sep 02 On this day in history north Vietnamese president Ho Chi Minh dies.
Sep 03 On this day in history ho Chi Minh, [Nguyen Ta't-Tanh], N Vietnamese president, dies at 79
Sep 05 Henk Bijvanck, composer, dies at 59 in the year 1969.
Sep 07 In the year 1969 everett McKinley Dirksen, (Sen-R), dies at 73
Sep 08 In the year 1969 bud Collyer, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth), dies at 61
Sep 09 Allegheny 853 collides with Piper Cherokee above Indiana, kills 82 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history the Plastic Ono Band, featuring John Lennon and Yoko Ono, perform in concert for the first time.
Sep 14 James Anderson, actor (Connection, Five), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Sep 18 Rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history bert [Lambertus] Bakker, director Free Netherland/inventor, dies
Sep 22 In the year 1969 adolfo Lopez Mateos, president of Mexico, dies at 59
Sep 23 In the year 1969 northern Star starts rumor that Paul McCartney is dead
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.