On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1969

Historical Events

  • 2nd ABA championship: Oakland Oaks beat Indiana Pacers, 4 games to 1
  • Lt General Robert E Cushman, Jr, USMC, becomes deputy director of CIA

Famous Birthdays

  • Katerina Maleeva, Bulgarian tennis player (11 x WTA titles; World #6 1990), born in Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Melanie Valerio, American swimmer (Olympic gold 4x100m freestyle relay 1996), born in Cleveland, Ohio
1969 Highlights

About May 7, 1969

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Taurus