Historical Events In 1969
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
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 UN starts issuing postage stamps at Geneva headquarters in the year 1969.
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 On this day in history supremes release "Someday We'll Be Together"
Oct 11 Soyuz 6 launched; Soyuz 7 & 8 follow in next 2 days in the year 1969.
Oct 12 Serge Poliakoff, Russ/French painter, dies in the year 1969.
Oct 12 In the year 1969 soyuz 7 is launched
Oct 12 Yoko Ono suffers another miscarriage in the year 1969.
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 In the year 1969 bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated
Oct 15 Madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars) in the year 1969.
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 in the year 1969.
Oct 16 Soyuz 6 (Russian) returns to Earth in the year 1969.
Oct 17 In the year 1969 nY Nets move from Comack to Island Garden, Hempstead NY
Oct 17 Soyuz 7 returns to Earth in the year 1969.
Oct 18 Federal govt bans use of cyclamates artificial sweeteners on this day in history.
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 Jack Kerouac, novelist, dies in the year 1969.
Oct 21 Jack Kerouac, US writer (Doctor Sax, On the Road), dies at 47 on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1969 giovanni Martinelli, Ital opera singer (NY Met), dies on 84th birthday
Oct 23 In the year 1969 tommy Edwards, rocker, dies at 47
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 In the year 1969 otto Jochum, composer, dies at 71
Oct 25 On this day in history rudolf Forster, actor (Threepenny Opera, Tonio Kroeger), dies at 84
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 Jaime Pahissa, composer, dies at 89 on this day in history.