What Happened on March 19, 1969

Historical Events

  • British invade Anguilla
  • Chicago 8 indicted in aftermath of Chicago Democratic convention
  • The 385 metre tall TV-mast at Emley Moor, United Kingdom, collapses due to ice build- up.
1969 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Arjan Vermeulen, soccer player (Vitesse)
  • Connor Trinneer, American actor
  • Gary Jules, American singer and songwriter, born in Fresno, California
  • Michael Bergin, model (Coca-Cola) and actor
  • Scott Alexander Brownlee, New Zealand coxless rower (Olympics 1996), born in Hamilton, New Zealand
Born in 1969

Famous Deaths

  • Theodor Schaefer, Czech composer, dies at 65

About March 19, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 54 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Dizzy - Tommy Roe
  • UK #1 Song: Where Do You Go To My Lovely - Peter Sarstedt