What Happened on April 2, 1969

Historical Events

  • Toronto center Forbes Kennedy sets a Stanley Cup playoff record for most penalties in one game with 8 as the Maple Leafs crash 10-0 to the Bruins at Boston; Boston’s first NHL playoff victory in 10 years

Famous Birthdays

Ajay DevganAjay Devgan (53 years old)

Indian actor and bollywood star (Phool Aur Kaante, Zakhm), born in New Delhi, Delhi, India

  • Yj Nagata [Yuji], wrestler (NJPW)
Born in 1969

Famous Deaths

  • Fortunio Bonanova, Spanish actor and opera singer (My Best Gal, Havana Rose), dies at 74
1969 Highlights

About April 2, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Dizzy - Tommy Roe
  • UK #1 Song: I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye