What Happened on April 27, 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Brett Steven, New Zealand tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Cory Booker, American politician (Senator-D-NJ 2013-, Mayor of Newark 2006-13), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Darcey Bussell, British ballerina (Strictly Come Dancing), born in London
  • Grahame Cheney, Australian boxer, born in Lithgow, Australia
  • Mica Paris, British Rhythm & Blues singer (So Good), born in London
  • Tyrone Rodgers, American football defensive linebacker (Winnipeg Blue Bombers), born in Longview, Texas
Born in 1969

Famous Deaths

  • Dino Terranova, American actor (Young Dillinger), dies at 65
  • RenĂ© Barrientos, President of Bolivia, dies at 49
1969 Highlights

About April 27, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In - The 5th Dimension
  • UK #1 Song: Get Back - The Beatles with Billy Preston