What Happened on April 14, 1969

Historical Events

  • First regular-season MLB game played outside the United States; Montreal Expos beat St. Louis Cardinals, 8-7 at Parc Jarry, Montreal
  • KEET TV channel 13 in Eureka, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Student Afro-American Society seized at Columbia College
  • Tornado strikes Dacca, East Pakistan killing 540
1969 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Ausmus, American catcher (Detroit Tigers), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Brad Pennington, American pitcher (California Angels), born in Salem, Indiana
  • David Archibald, Chilliwack, NHL center (Ottawa Senators)
  • Mark Macon, American NBA guard (Detroit Pistons), born in Saginaw, Michigan
  • Martyn LeNoble, Dutch musician, born in Vlaardingen, Netherlands
  • Tim Roberts, American NFL defensive end (NE Patriots), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Vebjørn Selbekk, Norwegian journalist (Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons controversy), born in Trondheim, Norway
Born in 1969

About April 14, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In - The 5th Dimension
  • UK #1 Song: Israelites - Desmond Dekker & The Aces