What Happened on July 1, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Investiture of Prince Charles as the Prince of Wales is watched by large crowds in Caernarfon, Wales and by millions on television

Prince of Wales Prince Charles
Prince of Wales
Prince Charles

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon and Yoko Ono are admitted to hospital after a car crash

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono
  • Shelby Singleton buys Sun Records from Sam Phillips

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Brown, American NFL running back/coach (Houston Oilers), born in Williamsport, Pennsylvania