Historical Events In 1969
Friday, 22 September 2023
Oct 01 Guernsey & Jersey begin issuing their own postage stamps on this day in history.
Oct 02 Katharine Susannah Prichard, novelist (Black Opal), dies at 85 in the year 1969.
Oct 04 On this day in history uN starts issuing postage stamps at Geneva headquarters
Oct 04 In the year 1969 vibart Wight, cricketer (member of WI 1st Test touring 1928), dies
Oct 05 Tom Dempsey of New Orleans Saints kicks 55-yard field goal on this day in history.
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 Supremes release "Someday We'll Be Together" in the year 1969.
Oct 11 In the year 1969 soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 & 8 follow in next 2 days
Oct 12 On this day in history serge Poliakoff, Russ/French painter, dies
Oct 12 Soyuz 7 is launched on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history 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 Race riots in Springfield Mass in the year 1969.
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 Vietnam Moratorium Day; millions nationwide protest the war on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1969 federal govt bans use of cyclamates artificial sweeteners
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 On this day in history jack Kerouac, novelist, dies.
Oct 21 Jack Kerouac, US writer (Doctor Sax, On the Road), dies at 47 in the year 1969.
Oct 22 Giovanni Martinelli, Ital opera singer (NY Met), dies on 84th birthday on this day in history.
Oct 23 Tommy Edwards, rocker, dies at 47 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history otto Jochum, composer, dies at 71
Oct 25 In the year 1969 rudolf Forster, actor (Threepenny Opera, Tonio Kroeger), dies at 84
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 Jaime Pahissa, composer, dies at 89 on this day in history.