What Happened on June 27, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 50,000 attend Denver Pop Festival
  • Honduras/El Salvador breaks diplomatic relations due to soccer match
  • Police raid Stonewall Gay Bar in Greenwich Village, NY, about 400 to 1,000 patrons riot against police, it lasts 3 days

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark Telerico, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 S Florida), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Vance Maxfield, composer, dies at 42