On This Day

What Happened on February 6, 1969

Historical Events

  • Jerry Herman's "Dear World" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 132 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The New Ulster Movement forms, promoting moderate and non-sectarian policies and to assist those candidates who support Northern Ireland Prime MinisterTerence O'Neill

Northern Ireland Prime Minister Terence O'Neill
Northern Ireland Prime Minister
Terence O'Neill

Famous Birthdays

  • April Lerman, American actress (Lila-Charles in Charge), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Bob Wickman, American baseball pitcher (Chicago White Sox, NY Yankees), born in Green Bay, Wisconsin
  • David Hayter, Canadian-American Voice actor & screenwriter (Solid Snake), born in Santa Monica, California
  • James Jones, American NFL defensive tackle (Denver Broncos, Baltimore Ravens), born in Miami, Florida
  • Kurt Abbott, American baseball player (Florida Marlins), born in Zanesville, Ohio
  • Rajindra Dhanraj, Trinidad cricket leg-spinner (WI 1994-95), born in Barrackpore, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tim Sherwood, English footballer & manager, born in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
1969 Highlights

About February 6, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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