Historical Events In 1969
Tuesday, 27 October 2020
Oct 01 Guernsey & Jersey begin issuing their own postage stamps in the year 1969.
Oct 02 On this day in history katharine Susannah Prichard, novelist (Black Opal), dies at 85
Oct 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history walter Hagen, US PGA golfer (US Open 1914, 19), dies at 76
Oct 08 Eduardo Ciannelli, actor (Waldo-Johnny Staccato), dies at 81 in the year 1969.
Oct 09 In the year 1969 supremes release "Someday We'll Be Together"
Oct 11 In the year 1969 soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 & 8 follow in next 2 days
Oct 12 In the year 1969 serge Poliakoff, Russ/French painter, dies
Oct 12 In the year 1969 soyuz 7 is launched
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 In the year 1969 bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated
Oct 15 In the year 1969 madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)
Oct 15 On this day in history rod[erique] La Rocque, US western actor (Mystery Woman), dies
Oct 15 Vietnam Moratorium Day; millions nationwide protest the war in the year 1969.
Oct 16 On this day in history soyuz 6 (Russian) returns to Earth
Oct 17 In the year 1969 nY Nets move from Comack to Island Garden, Hempstead NY
Oct 17 In the year 1969 soyuz 7 returns to Earth
Oct 18 In the year 1969 federal govt bans use of cyclamates artificial sweeteners
Oct 18 Soyuz 8 returns to Earth on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history bloodless coup in Somalia (National Day)
Oct 21 On this day in history jack Kerouac, novelist, dies.
Oct 21 On this day in history jack Kerouac, US writer (Doctor Sax, On the Road), dies at 47
Oct 22 In the year 1969 giovanni Martinelli, Ital opera singer (NY Met), dies on 84th birthday
Oct 23 Tommy Edwards, rocker, dies at 47 in the year 1969.
Oct 24 On this day in history elizabeth Taylor receives from Richard Burton a diamond ring weighing more than 69 carats and worth more than $1,000,000
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 in the year 1969.
Oct 26 In the year 1969 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