What Happened on April 28, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 4th Academy of Country Music Awards: Glen Campbell and Cathie Taylor win

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles de Gaulle resigns as president of France

French President Charles de Gaulle
French President
Charles de Gaulle
  • King Crismson with Greg Lake & Ian McDonald debuts
  • Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill resigns and is replaced later by James Chichester-Clark.

Famous Birthdays

  • Merlelynn Lange-Harris, basketball center (Oly-96), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes Rontgen, composer, dies at 70