What Happened on February 16, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Andrei Rublev", Russian film directed by Andrei Tarkovsky, starring Anatoly Solonitsyn and Ivan Lapikov, premieres in Moscow after a limited release in 1966

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude Lambert, boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • David Heath, American professional wrestler better known as Gangrel
  • Fermín Cacho, Spanish middle distance athlete (Olympic gold 1,500m 92, silver 96), born in Barcelona, Spain
  • Tim Costo, American baseball infielder (Cincinnati Reds)

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Country singer Tammy Wynette (26) weds musician George Jones (37)

Country singer Tammy Wynette
Country singer
Tammy Wynette