What Happened on September 24, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st Elvis convention, 2500 fans attend in Cincinnati
  • NY Mets clinch NL East pennant
  • Ton Duc Thang elected president of North Vietnam
  • Trial of "Chicago 8" (protesters at Dem National Conv) begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Greene, NFL guard (Miami Dolphins, Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Donald DeGrate, Jr., American music producer
  • Gene Hunt, R&B musician (Acid Man)
  • Goya Toledo, Spanish actress and model
  • John Morton, WLAF WR (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • Lisa Matthews, Peoria Ill, playmate (Apr, 1990)
  • Megan Ward, actress (Kimberly Sayers-Dark Skies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Shawn "Clown" Crahan, American musician (Slipknot)