What Happened on June 19, 1969

Historical Events

  • State troopers ordered to Cairo Ill, to quell racial disturbances

Famous Birthdays

  • Lara Spencer, American TV personality
  • Thomas Breitling, American entrepreneur
Born in 1969

Famous Weddings

Leo Durocher

American baseball manager Leo Durocher (63) weds socialite Lynne Walker Goldblatt (40) at the Ambassador West Hotel in Chicago; divorce in 1980

1969 Highlights

About June 19, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Get Back - The Beatles With Billy Preston
  • UK #1 Song: The Ballad of John And Yoko - The Beatles