On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1969

Historical Events

  • London East End gang bosses twins Ronnie and Reggie Kray are found guilty of murder. Both will die in captivity.

Famous Birthdays

  • Chaz Bono [Chastity Sun Bono], American actress (Sonny & Cher Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Frank Nicotero, American comedian
  • Jason Townsend, American artist and record producer
  • Jeff Tinsley, Shelbyville KY, outfielder (Boston Red Sox)
  • Kenneth Benson, CFL linebacker (Toronto Argonauts)
  • Patrick Roach, Canadian actor
  • Pierluigi Casiraghi, Italian football manager

Famous Deaths

  • Nicholas Schenck, Russian-born film empresario (b. 1881)
1969 Highlights

About March 4, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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