April 23, 1969 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Over 1000 square miles flooded in Shantung Province China
  • Sirhan Sirhan sentenced to death for killing Bobby Kennedy
  • The Unionist Parliamentary Party votes by 28 to 22 to introduce universal adult suffrage in local government elections in Northern Ireland; the demand for 'one man, one vote' had been one of the most powerful slogans of the civil rights movement