On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1969

Historical Events

  • Pakistani cricketing brothers Hanif, Mushtaq and Sadiq Mohammad start their only Test together; drawn 1st Test v NZ in Karachi

Famous Birthdays

  • Adela Noriega, Mexican actress (QuinceaƱera), born in Mexico City
  • Arthur Rhodes, American baseball pitcher (Baltimore Orioles), born in Waco, Texas
  • Kelvin Pritchett, American NFL defensive tackle (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Atlanta, Georgia

Famous Weddings

Robert Evans

"Love Story" actress Ali MacGraw (30) weds film producer Robert Evans (39)

Famous Deaths

  • Otto Jochum, German composer, dies at 71
1969 Highlights

About October 24, 1969

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 52 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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