On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1969

Historical Events

Music History

Filming begins on "Ned Kelly" starring 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 reggae-rock keyboardist and singer (Musical Youth - "Pass the Dutchie"), born in Birmingham, England
  • 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? 52 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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