On This Day

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

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Baseball manager Leo Durocher (63) weds socialite Lynne Walker Goldblatt (40) at the Ambassador West Hotel in Chicago

Baseball Player and Manager Leo Durocher
Baseball Player and Manager
Leo Durocher

1969 Highlights

About June 19, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Gemini