Historical Events In 1969
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Oct 27 Ralph Nader sets up a consumer organization known as Nader's Raiders on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1969 st Vincent & the Grenadines gains associated status with Britain
Oct 28 Constance Dowling, actress (Blind Spot), dies of cardiac arrest at 49 on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history vic Richardson, cricketer (Aussie capt 1935-36), dies
Oct 31 George Harrison's "Something" is released in UK on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1969 hugo Pfister, composer, dies at 55
Oct 31 Race riot in Jacksonville Florida in the year 1969.
Nov 01 Beatles'""Abbey Road," album goes #1 and stays #1 for 11 weeks in the year 1969.
Nov 02 Marion Lloyd Vince, fencer (National champ 1928, 31), dies at 63 in the year 1969.
Nov 04 On this day in history carlos Marighela, Brazilian guerilla, dies in battle
Nov 05 Itih Walracen, Sudanese widow of author William Walraven, dies in the year 1969.
Nov 06 Augustin Lara, composer, dies at 69 in the year 1969.
Nov 08 Kam Tong, actor (Have Gun Will Travel, Mr Garlund), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Nov 10 In the year 1969 "Sesame Street" premieres on PBS TV
Nov 10 The children's TV show Sesame Street debuts on PBS on this day in history.
Nov 11 Frank Newburg, actor (Homemaker), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history louis van Tulder, tenor (Kantoorkruk to high C), dies at 77
Nov 13 In the year 1969 vP Spiro T Agnew accused network TV news depts of bias & distortion
Nov 14 2nd Vietnam Moratorium Day in US on this day in history.
Nov 14 In the year 1969 apollo 12 launched for 2nd manned Moon landing
Nov 15 In the year 1969 250,000 peacefully demonstrate in Wash DC against the Vietnam War
Nov 15 In the year 1969 janis Joplin, accused of vulgar and indecent language in Tampa, FL
Nov 15 Roy D'Arcy, actor (Lovers, Actress), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Nov 16 The first public display of a moon rock takes place at the Museum of Natural History in New York City on this day in history.
Nov 18 Joseph P Kennedy, JFK/RFK/TMK father, dies in Hyannis Port Mass, at 81 in the year 1969.
Nov 19 Apollo 12's Conrad & Bean become 3rd & 4th humans on Moon on this day in history.
Nov 19 Apollo 12's Conrad andBean become 3rd and4th humans on the Moon on this day in history.
Nov 21 Baseball player Ken Griffey Jr. is born on this day in history.
Nov 21 On this day in history kXIX (now KVCT) TV channel 19 in Victoria, TX (ABC) 1st broadcast
Nov 21 On this day in history mutesa II of Buganda, President of Uganda (1924)
Nov 21 In the year 1969 the first ARPANET link was put into service on this day in 1969. The network connected a computer at the University of California at Los Angeles with one at the Stanford Research Institute.
Nov 22 Acario Cotapos, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1969.
Nov 23 In the year 1969 the first space-to-ground news conference was telecast this day. Reporters in Houston submitted written questions to a lieutenant at the Houston NASA base, who read them to astronauts aboard Apollo 12.
Nov 24 Apollo 12 returns to Earth in the year 1969.