What Happened on December 24, 1969

Historical Events

Sports History

Curt Flood writes to baseball Commissioner Bowie Kuhn refusing to accept the Cardinals’ right to deal him and in favor of free agency [1]

Famous Birthdays

  • Ed Milliband, British politician (Leader of the Labour Party, 2010–15), born in Fitzrovia, London
  • Kenny "Damn" Kelly, rapper (Riff - "Judy Had A Boyfriend"), born in Paterson, New Jersey
1969 Highlights

About December 24, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Someday We'll Be Together - Diana Ross & The Supremes
  • UK #1 Song: Two Little Boys - Rolf Harris