What Happened on February 17, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Cloud Nine" 9th studio album by The Temptations is released (Grammy Award Best Rhythm & Blues Performance by a Duo or Group 1969, Billboard Album of the Year 1969)

Music releaseMusic Recording

Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash record an album; it was never released.

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan
  • Golda Meir sworn in as the first female Prime Minister of Israel

Famous Birthdays

  • David Klingler, NFL quarterback (Oakland Raiders, Cin Bengals)
  • Joel Steed, NFL nose tackle (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Levon Kirkland, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • Traci Adell, playmate (July, 1994), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Tuesday Knight, American actress