What Happened on December 22, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Pete Marovich sets NCAA record of hitting 30 of 31 foul shots

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Scott, Australian baseball infielder (Olympics-1996)
  • Marcie Aguilar, female infielder (Colo Silver Bullets), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • Myriam B├ędard, Canadian athlete

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Foster, actor (Herbert Johnson-Hazel), dies at 80
  • Ilse Steppat, actress (Invisible Terror), dies at 52
  • Josef von Sternberg, Austrian director (Shanghai Express), dies at 75