What Happened on April 28, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

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

Actor and Country Singer Glen Campbell
Actor and Country Singer
Glen Campbell

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