What Happened on July 8, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • IBM CICS is made generally available for the 360 mainframe computer.
  • US troop withdrawal begins in Vietnam

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Ayala, Oxnard CA, pitcher (Seattle Mariners)
  • Dana Hall, NFL safety (Cleveland Browns)
  • Ernie Young, outfielder (Oakland A's), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Lisa Arce, Manhattan Beach CA, WPVA volleyballer (National-4th-1995)
  • Lori Hallier, Victoria BC Canada, actress (Shannon-Santa Barbara)
  • Sugizo Japanese guitarist and singer