What Happened on July 7, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Canada's House of Commons approves equality of French-English lang
  • German newspaper Der Spiegel reveals Bishop Defregger of Munich is a war criminal

Famous Birthdays

  • Amy Carlson, Elmhurst Il, actress (Josie-Another World) [1969-Approx]
  • Cree Summer, actress (Freddie-Different World)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Joe Sakic, Canadian NHL center (Colorado Avalanche, Canada 1998-2002), born in Burnaby, British Columbia

NHL Legend Joe Sakic
NHL Legend
Joe Sakic
  • Nathalie Simard, French Canadian singer
  • Robin Weigert, American actress
  • Sylke Otto, German luger

Famous Deaths

  • Erskine Sanford, dies at 83
  • Gladys Swarthout, US mezzo-soprano (La Gioconda), dies at 69