On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1969

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes Gerard van Dillen, Dutch economic historian (Of Wealth & Oligarchists), dies at 86
  • Josef Hromádka, Czech theologist (Lenin prize 1957), dies at 80
  • Louise Lévêque de Vilmorin, French poet and author (History d'aimer), dies at 67
1969 Highlights

About December 26, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 50 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn