What Happened on July 19, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

1stApollo 11 Bootprint

Apollo 11 goes into Moon orbit

Famous Birthdays

  • David Goldsmith, New Brunswick NJ, actor (Eric-Models Inc)
  • Matthew Libatique, American cinematographer

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Jo Kopechne, in Ted Kennedy's car, drowns at 28
  • Pavel I Apostolov, Russian military bandmaster, dies