What Happened on February 14, 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Colon, American NFL safety (Jacksonville Jaguars, Detroit Lions), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • Jeff Graham, American NFL wide receiver (Chicago Bears, NY Jets), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Roy Barker, American NFL defensive end (Minnesota Vikings, SF 49ers), born in NYC, New York
  • Shana Zadrick, American model (Guess Jeans), born in Grand Junction, Colorado

Famous Deaths

  • (Charles) Kenneth Horne, British radio comedian (Much-Binding-in-the-Marsh; Beyond Our Ken), dies of a heart attack at the podium whilst hosting an awards program at 61
  • Vito Genovese, Italian-American crime syndicate boss, dies at 71
  • Wolfe Barzell, actor (Blue Angel), dies of a heart attack at 72
1969 Highlights

About February 14, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Everyday People - Sly & The Family Stone
  • UK #1 Song: (If Paradise Is) Half As Nice - Amen Corner