On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Music awardsGrammy Awards

11th Grammy Awards: "By the Time I Get to Phoenix" by Glen Campbell wins best record

Country Singer Glen Campbell
Country Singer
Glen Campbell
  • 120 cannabis joints found at George & Patti Harrison's home

Famous Birthdays

  • Graham Coxon, singer (Blur)
  • J P Izquierdo, CFL slot back (Calgary Stampeders)
  • Jake Tapper, American journalist
  • Karen Snelgrove, softball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in London, Ontario
  • Muhammad Oliver, NFL cornerback/safety (Washington Redskins)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Paul McCartney marries Linda Louise Eastman in London

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney