What Happened on July 11, 1969

Historical Events

Space Oddity

David Bowie releases the single "Space Oddity" 9 days before Apollo 11 lands on the moon

  • Rolling Stones release "Honky Tonk Woman"

Famous Birthdays

  • David Tao [Tao Xuzhong], Taiwanese rock and R&B singer-songwriter, born in Hong Kong
Born in 1969

About July 11, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: In The Year 2525 - Zager & Evans
  • UK #1 Song: Something In The Air - Thunderclap Newman