What Happened on May 24, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Sugar, Sugar" single released by The Archies (Billboard Song of the Year 1969)
  • Beatles' "Get Back" single goes #1 & stays #1 for 5 weeks

Famous Birthdays

  • Martin McCague, cricketer (in Ulster AIS product, Eng quickie 1993-94)
  • Rich Robinson, rocker (Black Crowes-Shake Your Money Maker)

Famous Deaths

  • Mitzi Green [Elizabeth Keno], American child actress (Huckleberry Finn, Little Orphan Annie), dies from cancer at 48