Historical Events In 1969
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
May 14 On this day in history abortion & contraception legalized in Canada
May 14 In the year 1969 enid Bennett, silent film actress (Skippy, Hairpins), dies at 75
May 14 Last Chevrolet Corsair built on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history associate Justice Abe Fortas resigns from Supreme Court
May 16 In the year 1969 barbra Streisand appears at a Friars Club Tribute
May 16 Johnny Jordan, cameraman (You Only Live Twice), dies at 44 in the year 1969.
May 16 Students occupies Magden House Amsterdam in the year 1969.
May 16 In the year 1969 the Who's Pete Townsend & Roger Daltrey charged with assault
May 16 In the year 1969 uSSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
May 16 In the year 1969 venera 5 lands on Venus, returns data on atmosphere
May 17 On this day in history joseph Beran, Czech archbishop of Prague/cardinal, dies at 80
May 17 Russian probe Venera 6 landed on Venus in the year 1969.
May 18 In the year 1969 "Canterbury Tales" closes at Eugene O'Neill NYC after 122 performances
May 18 On this day in history apollo 10 (Stafford/Cernan/Young) launched toward lunar orbit
May 19 In the year 1969 coleman Hawkins, US jazz musician/composer, dies
May 20 In the year 1969 fred Sherman, actor (Chain Lightning), dies after a stroke at 64
May 20 US troop capture Hill 937/Hamburger Hill Vietnam in the year 1969.
May 21 Robert Kennedy's murderer Sirhan Sirhan sentenced to death on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1969 slovan Bratislava wins 9th Europe Cup II in Basel
May 22 On this day in history stafford & Cernan pilot Apollo 10 LEM 9.4 miles (15km) above lunar surface
May 23 BBC orders 13 episodes of Monty Python's Flying Circus on this day in history.
May 23 Diane Aubrey, actress (Haunted Strangler), dies of heart attack at 79 on this day in history.
May 23 Lauwerszee Dike in Holland closes in the year 1969.
May 23 The Who release the rock opera "Tommy" in the year 1969.
May 24 In the year 1969 beatles' "Get Back" single goes #1 & stays #1 for 5 weeks
May 24 Mitzi Green, actress (Huckleberry Finn, Tom Sawyer), dies at 48 in the year 1969.
May 24 On this day in history the birth of Yasser Arafat, Palestinian leader
May 25 "Midnight Cowboy" released with an X rating in the year 1969.
May 25 Sudanese government is overthrown in a military coup on this day in history.
May 26 Apollo 10 astronauts returned to Earth on this day in history.
May 26 John & Yoko begin their 2nd bed-in (Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montréal) in the year 1969.
May 26 In the year 1969 kathryn Minner, entertainer, dies of heart attack at 77
May 26 In the year 1969 the Apollo 10 astronauts return to earth after their successful 8-day rehearsal for the first manned moon landing
May 27 In the year 1969 jeffrey Hunter, actor (Christopher Pike-Star Trek Cage), dies at 43