What Happened on March 31, 1969

Historical Events

Historic Event

"The New York Times" reviews "Slaughterhouse-Five" by Kurt Vonnegut on its publication saying ""you'll either love it, or push it back in the science-fiction corner"

Music History

George Harrison and Pattie Boyd are fined £250 each for illegal drugs


Famous Birthdays

  • Nyamko Sabuni, Swedish politician
  • Samantha Brown, American television host
  • Steve Smith, American NBA guard (14 NBA seasons, Olympic gold 2000), born in Highfield Park, MI
1969 Highlights

About March 31, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Dizzy - Tommy Roe
  • UK #1 Song: I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye