What Happened on March 25, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Andes Pact signed in Peru
  • Ian Paisley and Ronald Bunting, loyalists in Northern Ireland are jailed for organising an illegal counter demonstration in Armagh on 30 November 1968

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon and Yoko Ono stage their 1st bed-in for peace (Amsterdam)

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono
  • Pakistan General Agha Mohammed Jagja Khan succeeds Ayub Chan as president

Famous Birthdays

  • Cathy Dennis, English singer, songwriter, and actress
  • Dale Davis, NBA forward (Indiana Pacers)
  • Dan Wilson, catcher (Seattle Mariners), born in Arlington Heights, Illinois
  • Guy Newman, Australian water polo goalie (Olympics 1996)
  • Scott Sanders, Hannibal MO, pitcher (San Diego Padres)

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Mowbray, British actor (Dante, Colonel Flack), dies at 72
  • Billy Cotton, British bandleader & entertainer (b. 1889)
  • Max Eastman, American critic/essayist (Love and Revolution), dies at 86
  • Norman Gallichan, cricketer (one Test for NZ, 30 & 2, 3-113), dies