On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1969

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Supreme Court rules suspension of Adam Clayton Powell Jr.from House


Famous Birthdays

  • Kevin Young, Alpena MI, infielder (KC Royals)
  • L B Stephens, NFLer (Jacksonville Jaguars)
  • Mark Crossley, Welsh footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Harold RLG 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis, British field marshal, dies at 78
  • Jan Hanlo, Dutch poet (Oote oote boe), dies at 57
  • Karl Hubert Rudolf Schiske, composer, dies at 53
1969 Highlights

About June 16, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini