On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1969

Historical Events

  • "Jimmy" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 84 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Brooke Theiss, American actress (Wendy-Just the 10 of Us, Good & Evil), born in California
  • Kristine Bailey, Livonia Mich, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-13th-1995)

Famous Deaths

  • Tommy Edwards, rocker, dies at 47
1969 Highlights

About October 23, 1969

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 51 years and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Scorpio