What Happened on May 7, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 2nd ABA championship: Oakland Oaks beat Indiana Pacers, 4 games to 1
  • Lt General Robert E Cushman, Jr, USMC, becomes deputy director of CIA

Famous Birthdays

  • Eagle Eye Cherry, Swedish musician
  • Katerina Maleeva, Bulgaria, tennis player (US Open Junior 1984)
  • Melanie Valerio, 400m freestyle swimmer (Olympics-96)
  • Rick Porras, American co-producer