On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1969

Historical Events

  • KXIX (now KVCT) TV channel 19 in Victoria, TX (ABC) 1st broadcast
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

Ken Griffey Jr.

Ken Griffey Jr., American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (13-time MLB All Star, AL MVP 1997), born in Donora, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Mutesa II of Buganda, President of Uganda (1924)
  • Norman Lindsay, Australian artist and novelist (The Magic Pudding), dies at 90 [1]
1969 Highlights

About November 21, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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