What Happened on November 10, 1969

Historical Events

Television Premiere

"Sesame Street" premieres on PBS TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Arjan van der Laan, Dutch soccer player (Sparta), born in Nieuwkoop, Netherlands
  • Dan Farthing, CFL slot back (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • Ed Ward, Canadian NHL right wing (Calgary Flames), born in Edmonton, Alberta

Ellen PompeoEllen Pompeo (53 years old)

American actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in Everett, Massachusetts

  • Faustino Asprilla, Colombian footballer, born in Tuluá, Colombia
  • Jens Lehmann, German football goalkeeper, born in Essen, West Germany
  • Rod Milstead, American NFL guard (Super Bowl 1994, SF 49ers; coach Delaware State), born in Washington, D.C.
Born in 1969

Famous Deaths

  • Tadeusz Peiper, Polish poet, dies at 78
1969 Highlights

About November 10, 1969

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 53 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Wedding Bell Blues - The 5th Dimension
  • UK #1 Song: Sugar Sugar - The Archies