On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1969

Historical Events

  • Francis Turner is sworn in as the director of the Federal Highway Administration

Famous Birthdays

  • Yoko Zetterlund, volleyball setter (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in San Francisco, California

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Kasavubu, president Congo (1960-65), dies at about 55
1969 Highlights

About March 24, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 8 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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