What Happened on January 17, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Debut album of Led Zeppelin released in US
  • Soviet spacecraft Soyuz 5 lands

Famous Birthdays

  • Lukas Moodysson, Swedish film writer and director
  • Naveen Andrews, British actor
  • Tijs Verwest, (DJ TiĆ«sto) Dutch DJ

Famous Deaths

  • Grazyna Bacewicz, composer, dies at 59