Historical Events In 1969
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Oct 01 Guernsey & Jersey begin issuing their own postage stamps in the year 1969.
Oct 02 Katharine Susannah Prichard, novelist (Black Opal), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1969 uN starts issuing postage stamps at Geneva headquarters
Oct 04 On this day in history vibart Wight, cricketer (member of WI 1st Test touring 1928), dies
Oct 05 In the year 1969 tom Dempsey of New Orleans Saints kicks 55-yard field goal
Oct 06 In the year 1969 walter Hagen, US PGA golfer (US Open 1914, 19), dies at 76
Oct 08 In the year 1969 eduardo Ciannelli, actor (Waldo-Johnny Staccato), dies at 81
Oct 09 Supremes release "Someday We'll Be Together" on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1969 soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 & 8 follow in next 2 days
Oct 12 Serge Poliakoff, Russ/French painter, dies on this day in history.
Oct 12 Soyuz 7 is launched in the year 1969.
Oct 12 On this day in history yoko Ono suffers another miscarriage
Oct 13 On this day in history 1st time 7 people in space
Oct 13 Soyuz 8 is launched on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1969 race riots in Springfield Mass
Oct 15 Bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1969 madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)
Oct 15 Rod[erique] La Rocque, US western actor (Mystery Woman), dies in the year 1969.
Oct 15 Vietnam Moratorium Day; millions nationwide protest the war on this day in history.
Oct 16 Soyuz 6 (Russian) returns to Earth in the year 1969.
Oct 17 NY Nets move from Comack to Island Garden, Hempstead NY on this day in history.
Oct 17 On this day in history soyuz 7 returns to Earth
Oct 18 In the year 1969 federal govt bans use of cyclamates artificial sweeteners
Oct 18 On this day in history soyuz 8 returns to Earth
Oct 21 Bloodless coup in Somalia (National Day) on this day in history.
Oct 21 Jack Kerouac, novelist, dies on this day in history.
Oct 21 Jack Kerouac, US writer (Doctor Sax, On the Road), dies at 47 in the year 1969.
Oct 22 On this day in history giovanni Martinelli, Ital opera singer (NY Met), dies on 84th birthday
Oct 23 On this day in history tommy Edwards, rocker, dies at 47
Oct 24 Elizabeth Taylor receives from Richard Burton a diamond ring weighing more than 69 carats and worth more than $1,000,000 on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history otto Jochum, composer, dies at 71
Oct 25 Rudolf Forster, actor (Threepenny Opera, Tonio Kroeger), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history in Yugoslavia a 5.6 severe earthquake in the Banja Luka area of Yugoslavia killed 20, seriously injured 150, and left 65,000 homeless
Oct 27 In the year 1969 jaime Pahissa, composer, dies at 89