Historical Events In 1969
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Oct 01 On this day in history guernsey & Jersey begin issuing their own postage stamps
Oct 02 On this day in history katharine Susannah Prichard, novelist (Black Opal), dies at 85
Oct 04 UN starts issuing postage stamps at Geneva headquarters in the year 1969.
Oct 04 On this day in history vibart Wight, cricketer (member of WI 1st Test touring 1928), dies
Oct 05 On this day in history tom Dempsey of New Orleans Saints kicks 55-yard field goal
Oct 06 Walter Hagen, US PGA golfer (US Open 1914, 19), dies at 76 on this day in history.
Oct 08 In the year 1969 eduardo Ciannelli, actor (Waldo-Johnny Staccato), dies at 81
Oct 09 In the year 1969 supremes release "Someday We'll Be Together"
Oct 11 Soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 & 8 follow in next 2 days on this day in history.
Oct 12 In the year 1969 serge Poliakoff, Russ/French painter, dies
Oct 12 In the year 1969 soyuz 7 is launched
Oct 12 In the year 1969 yoko Ono suffers another miscarriage
Oct 13 In the year 1969 1st time 7 people in space
Oct 13 In the year 1969 soyuz 8 is launched
Oct 14 On this day in history race riots in Springfield Mass
Oct 15 Bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated in the year 1969.
Oct 15 On this day in history madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)
Oct 15 Rod[erique] La Rocque, US western actor (Mystery Woman), dies on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1969 vietnam Moratorium Day; millions nationwide protest the war
Oct 16 In the year 1969 soyuz 6 (Russian) returns to Earth
Oct 17 NY Nets move from Comack to Island Garden, Hempstead NY in the year 1969.
Oct 17 In the year 1969 soyuz 7 returns to Earth
Oct 18 Federal govt bans use of cyclamates artificial sweeteners on this day in history.
Oct 18 Soyuz 8 returns to Earth in the year 1969.
Oct 21 Bloodless coup in Somalia (National Day) in the year 1969.
Oct 21 Jack Kerouac, novelist, dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1969 elizabeth Taylor receives from Richard Burton a diamond ring weighing more than 69 carats and worth more than $1,000,000
Oct 24 Otto Jochum, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Oct 25 Rudolf Forster, actor (Threepenny Opera, Tonio Kroeger), dies at 84 in the year 1969.
Oct 26 In Yugoslavia a 5.6 severe earthquake in the Banja Luka area of Yugoslavia killed 20, seriously injured 150, and left 65,000 homeless in the year 1969.
Oct 27 In the year 1969 jaime Pahissa, composer, dies at 89