April 17, 1969 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Alexander Dubček forced to resign as first secretary of Czechoslovakia's Communist Party
  • People's Democracy activist Bernadette Devlin becomes the youngest woman Member of Parliament ever elected to Westminster at 21 years old

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sirhan Sirhan is convicted of assassinating US Senator Robert F. Kennedy

US Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy
US Attorney General
Robert F. Kennedy
  • The Band (formerly The Hawks), perform their 1st concert