What Happened on June 15, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Hee Haw" with Roy Clark & Buck Owens premieres on CBS TV
  • 69th US Golf Open: Orville Moody shoots a 281 at Champs GC in Houston

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Patty Berg Golf Classic

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • Mets help their power needs by adding 1st baseman Donn Clendenon
  • The Campaign for Social Justice publish a second edition of 'Northern Ireland The Plain Truth' which set out the allegations of discrimination against Catholics by Unionists in the region

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Cedric Pioline, French tennis star (1996 Coopenhagen), born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

Tennis Player Cedric Pioline
Tennis Player
Cedric Pioline

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Ice Cube [O'Shea Jackson], American rapper and actor (Boyz in the Hood, Anaconda), born in Los Angeles, California

Rapper Ice Cube
Ice Cube
  • Jesse Belanger, St-georges De Beau, NHL center (Vancouver Canucks)
  • Maurice Odumbe, cricketer (Kenyan batsman & 1996 World Cup captain)
  • Oliver Kahn, German footballer
  • Sheldon Kennedy, Brandon, NHL right wing (Calgary Flames)