What Happened on May 14, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Abortion & contraception legalized in Canada
  • Last Chevrolet Corvair built

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Cate Blanchett, Australian actress (Elizabeth, Galadriel-The Lord of the Rings), born in Melbourne, Victoria

  • David William Wood, rocker (New Kids-Lovin' You Forever), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Enid Bennett, silent film actress (Skippy, Hairpins), dies at 75
  • Frederick Lane, Australian swimmer (b. 1888)