September 8, 1969 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Suleiman Maghrabi appointed premier of Libya

Weddings in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Polish politician and trade-union organizer Lech Wałęsa (25) weds Danuta Golos (20)

Polish Politician and Labor Activist Lech Wałęsa
Polish Politician and Labor Activist
Lech Wałęsa

Deaths in History

  • Alexandra David-Néel, French explorer and writer (b. 1868)
  • Bud Collyer, TV emcee (Beat the Clock, To Tell the Truth), dies at 61