On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1969

Historical Events

  • Beatles with Billy Preston release "Get Back" in UK

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jim Morrison arrested on an airplane by the FBI for drunkenness

Poet and Rocker Jim Morrison
Poet and Rocker
Jim Morrison

Famous Birthdays

  • Carson Kressley, American television personality (Queer Eye for the Straight Guy), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • Damion Easley, American infielder (California Angels), born in NYC, New York
  • Dave Moore, NFL tight end/fullback (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • Jeff Sydner, NFL wide receiver/punt returner (NY Jets), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • Michael Owens, cricket pace bowler (NZ Test), born in Christchurch, New Zealand

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Newburg, American actor (Homemaker), dies at 83
1969 Highlights

About November 11, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 51 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio