On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


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Diana Ross final TV appearance as a Supreme (Ed Sullivan Show)

TV Host Ed Sullivan
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Ed Sullivan
  • Vince Lombardi (Redskins) coaches his last football game

Famous Birthdays

  • Chuck Smith, NFL defensive end (Atlanta Falcons), born in Athens, Georgia
  • Julie Delpy, French-American actress (Before Sunrise), born in Paris, France
  • Leon Searcy, NFL offensive tackle (Pittsburgh Steelers, Jackson Jaguars), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Mihails Zemļinskis, Latvian footballer, born in Riga, Latvia