On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1969

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Filming begins on "Ned Kelly" starring Mick Jagger

Rock Star Mick Jagger
Rock Star
Mick Jagger
  • Frente Obrero y Liberacion (FOL) forms in Curacao

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Van Holt, American actor (Bo Sinclair-House of Wax), born in Waukegan, Illinois
  • Michael Grant, British vocalist (Musical Youth)
  • Sophia Witherspoon, American WNBA guard (NY Liberty), born in Fort Pierce, Florida
1969 Highlights

About July 6, 1969

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Cancer