On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1969

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Apell, Swedish player, born in Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Katrin Borchert, Australian sprint canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Waren (Müritz), Germany

Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey, American actor (Contact, A Time to Kill), born in Uvalde, Texas

Puff Daddy

Puff Daddy [Sean Combs], American rapper and record producer ("Come To Me"; "I'll Be Missing You"), born in NYC, New York

  • Tommy Henry, American CFL defensive back (Edmonton Eskimos)

Famous Deaths

  • Carlos Marighela, Brazilian politician and guerilla, shot by police at 57
  • Ferenc Szabó, Hungarian composer (Lúdas Matyi, Légy jó mindhalálig), dies at 66
1969 Highlights

About November 4, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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